Overview top

This course will offer the students opportunities to study various aspects and topics within the Public Services such as; leadership, teamwork, employability skills and outdoor adventurous training and activities.

The Level 3 Diploma in Public Services is a one year course and consists of 1 Mandatory unit plus optional units that provide for a combined total of 120 credits including 60 from the Subsidiary Diploma Course Units:

Mandatory units: Credit Level 4 Understanding Discipline in the Uniformed Public Services Unit

Unit 04 Discipline (10 credits)

Unit 20 Communication and Technoloy in the Uniformed Public Services (10 credits)

Unit 06 Fitness Testing (10 credits)

Unit 08 War & Armed Conflict (5 credits)

Unit 18 Behaviour (5 credits)

Unit 31 Exercise, Health and Lifestyle (10 credits)

Unit 35 Map & Compass (10 credits) *Level 2 unit.

Optional units:

  • 5 Physical Preperation, Health and Lifestyle for the Public Services

  • 7 Internaional Institutions and Human Rights

  • 9 Outdoor and Aventurous Expeditions

  • 10 Skills for Land-based Outdoor and Adventurous Activities

  • 12 Crime and its Effects on Society

  • 13 Command and Control in the Uniformed Public Services

  • 14 Responding to Emergency Service Incidents

  • 16 Career Planning for the Public Services

  • 17 Police Powers in the Public Services

  • 21 Custodial Care Services

  • 29 Secutiry Procedures in the Public Services

  • 30 Practical Team Sports

  • 36 Employment in the Uniformed Public Services

Entry Requirements top

Full Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Public Services.

Assessment top

The BTEC Level 3 in Public Services is internally assessment which allows learners to develop a wider range of skills and provide evidence towards meeting the unit assessment criteria. Evidence for the assessment can be generated through a range of activities, including role play, practical performance and verbal presentations.

Professional Opportunities top

The BTEC Level 3 Dipolma in Public Services is aimed at individuals who may be considering a career within or associated with the Public Services industry. It may also be used as an entry requirement to apply for university (80-280 UCAS points depending on grade achieved).

Dates & Fees

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