What is the course about?
The course consists of 18 units; some of these are shown below:
• Government, Policies and the Public Services
• Leadership and Teamwork in the Public Services
• Citizenship, Diversity and the Public Services
• Understanding Discipline in the Uniformed Public Services
• Physical Preparation in the Uniformed Public Services
• Employment in the Uniformed Public Services
• Crime and its effects on Society
• Outdoor and Adventurous Expeditions
• Custodial Care Services
• Responding to Emergency Incidents
• Current and Media Affairs in Public Services
• Fitness Testing and Training for the Uniformed Public Services
• Understanding the impact of War, conflict and Terrorism on Public Services
• Skills for Land-based Outdoor and Adventurous Activities
• Volunteering in Public Services
• Career Planning for the Public Services
• Command and Control in the Public Services
How long does it last?
Who is the course suitable for?
Those looking to progress to a career within the Uniformed sectors.
What grades do I need?
A total of 5 GCSEs (3 x Grade C and 2 x Grade B) must include English Language and one must be in an appropriate subject.
How is the course assessed?
You will be assessed continuously, through coursework and physical activity.
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 the appropriate Pass on this course, any Work Skills elements and satisfactory attendance and behaviour.
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.
Come to the College and complete an application form.
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.
Apply through the School Careers contact at your school.
Weybridge - 01932 797 797
Ashford - 01784 248 666Email - firstname.lastname@example.org