This course is the ideal starting point for students who wish to study public services as you will be trained in the different disciplines required in these services.
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This course is the ideal starting point for students who wish to study public services as you will be trained in the different disciplines required in these services. You will learn about crime and its effects on society, community and cultural awareness as well as more physical units involving fitness testing and exercise training, plus take part in outdoor expeditions. This course is made up of both practical and assignment-based activities which makes the learning fun and interesting. Educational visits form an important part of this course and guest speakers from the different services visit us throughout the year.
The course is made up of eight units:
Fees for 2018/19: £1,145
Please note: Fees are for 2018/19 entry and are for home and EU students. Students aged 16 to 18, or those aged 16 to 25 who have a valid EHCP, are not charged for course fees. For more information about financial support for students, please click here.
You will be provided with all the basic resources and materials needed for your programme. Some additional fees are required to cover costs of trips and activities required to take place to gain criteria to pass this course.
You will need to pay for a trip. This will cost about £170.
Please contact the Student Finance Office to find out if you qualify for Financial Support.
Four GCSEs at grade 3 or above including English
A level 1 diploma, plus English and a good reference from your current tutor for attitude, behaviour, attendance and punctuality.
From this course you can either progress on to the Extended Diploma in Public Services or other Level 3 programmes in the college or into your chosen service providing you meet their entry requirements.
Potential career routes in the Public Services industry:
Educational visits, outdoor activities and working with the services are a large feature of this course, along with developing your own personal fitness and completing all required coursework.
On enrolment you will need to purchase an essential uniform for the course. The uniform you need to purchase will be:
Last updated - 21/02/18