• BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Uniformed Public Services

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Uniformed Public Services

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Campus: Weybridge,

What is the course about?

This course will follow on from the Subsidiary Diploma giving learners further in-sight into varied aspects of the Emergency Services as well as the Armed Forces helping to further develop essential skills and knowledge in respect of the Uniformed Public Services.

What modules are covered?

Some of the units you will study are:
• International Organisations and Human Rights
• Land Navigation by Map and Compass
• Understanding the impact of War
• Conflict and Terrorism on Public Services
• Employment in the Uniformed Public Service
• Current and Media Affairs in Public Services
• Fitness Testing and Training for the Uniformed Public Services. 

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?

Level 3 Entry Requirements
5 GCSE passes at grade C/grade 4 or above, ideally including English and Maths (some subject areas may require higher grades than grade C/4 in a specific subject), or for progressing students successful achievement of a level 2 vocational qualification.

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 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?

On completion of this course with the right grades and UCAS points you can progress onto Higher Education whether at university or onto the HNC/HND.
You can consider a career in the Uniformed Public Service sectors or managerial work.

Useful Information

Enrolling for a course at Brooklands College
Brooklands College Student Agreement
Click here to download an Application form
Click here to download an 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: Application Form
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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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