You will have the opportunity to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in working life. This course helps to develop knowledge and skills to work with uniformed public services. You will need to be able to cope with a programme of physical activity and provide a satisfactory reference regarding attendance, attitude to study and potential for development. You will be assessed throughout the course by assignments and coursework. You will also need to undertake an assessment which will be either a paper-based test, a set task, or an online exam.
• Public service skills
• Career planning for the public services
• Improving health and fitness
• Adventurous activities and teamwork Opportunities to gain separate qualifications in English and maths are included in this course.
You'll need two GCSEs grade 3-9 (A-D) including English and maths or a qualification in Public Services Level 1. You will also be required to have an interview.
You could progress onto the BTEC Diploma in Public Services Level 3 course which is available at the college or seek employment within the public services.