Uniformed Public Services Level 3 Coursework Or Course
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More detailed entry requirement information will be available in due course.
One and two year courses.
What will I study?
Year 1 units may include:
Government Policies, Leadership and Teamwork, Citizenship, Water Based Activities and Outdoor and Adventurous Activities.
Year 2 units may include:
Law and the Legal System, Land Based Activities, Disaster Planning, Management of Major Incidents and Expedition Skills.
Visits and the opportunity to interact with the Public Services are a key component throughout.
What could it lead to?
Public Service - the course gives a good understanding of the services and the skills and knowledge to make a strong application. University - degree courses such as Criminology, Policing, Business, Sports, Disaster Management, Law, IT, Youth and Social Studies.
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BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Uniformed Public Services
This course will follow on from the Subsidiary Diploma give 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 Service Sectors. Students must be willing to participate in physical activity, as this is a requirement to achieve certain components of the courseWhat 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?
You will be assessed continuously, through coursework and physical activity all evidenced in an individual portfolio
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.
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