• BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Uniform Public Services

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Uniform Public Services

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What is the course about?
This course will follow on from the Subsidiary Diploma giving learners an in-sight into varied aspects of the Emergency Services and the Armed Forces helping with further development of essential skills needed in these environments.

Units include:

• Police Powers
• Employment in the Public Services
• Human Rights
• War & Conflict
• Fitness Testing
• Land Navigation by Maps & Compass
• Volunteering
• Custodial Care
• Crime & its Effects on Society and Individuals
• Current and Media Affairs in Public Services
• Communications & Technology in Public Services

Additional qualifications gained

NUCO First Aid at Work

How long does it last?
1 year.

Who is the course suitable for?
Those looking to progress to a career within the Uniformed Public Services or might be considering going onto higher education at the end of 2 years.  Students must be willing to take part in community fundraising work and willing to participate in physical activity, as this is a requirement to achieve certain components of the course.

What grades do I need?
A Merit at Level 3 Subsidiary including GCSE English Language and Maths at C or above.

How is the course assessed?
100% coursework

Are there any extra costs?
There is an initial contribution to be paid at the start of the course for uniform and induction.  You would also be expected to make a contribution if you intended to take part in other trip opportunities like Boot Camp and expeditions.  More details on costs will be provided during the application stages. 

Students are allocated a certain amount of free printing, after which a small fee will be incurred.

What can the course lead to?
You can consider a career in the Uniformed Public Service sectors or managerial work. Alternatively, you can progress to the Higher National Diploma in Public Services (or another HND or degree course) subject to receiving a Merit or you can go onto University.

Useful Information

Enrolling for a course at Brooklands College
Click here to download a 2015/2016 Full-Time Application form
Click here to download a 2015/2016 Part-Time Application form
Click here to download a 2015/2016 Enrolment form

If you’re worried about the cost of studying you may be eligible for a grant or a bursary:
College Bursary Information (PDF)
Walton Charity Individual Grants Information (PDF)


Full Time Application

Download: 2015/2016 Full-Time Application form
(Requires Adobe Reader - click here to download.)

At the College

You can come into the College and speak to one of our Admissions Team, who will be happy to help you complete the application form.

At Open Evenings

Come to the College and complete an application form.

By Post/Fax

At the back of the full-time prospectus there is an application form that can be completed and posted/faxed back to the College. If you want to apply for a part-time course, please ask for an application form.

School Careers Contact

Apply through the School Careers contact at your school.

Contact Admissions Team

Weybridge - 01932 797 797

Ashford - 01784 248 666

Email - info@brooklands.ac.uk

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