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BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Public Services

1. Qualification detail

2. Course description

This course is for those wanting a career in the uniformed public services, including the Police, Army, Navy, Royal Marines, or Fire and Rescue Services. This course is the equivalent of four GCSEs at grade C or above and can act as a progression route to Level 3 courses and then to Higher Education. You will study a range of units from the following: Public Service Skills Employment in the Uniformed Public Services Career Planning in the Public Services Improving Health and Fitness for Entry into the Public Services Adventurous Activities Expedition and Land Navigation Map and Compass Skills You will be assessed through a range of practical activities, projects, short tasks, and presentations, as well as written, work-based assignments to test your knowledge, skills, and understanding. You will have the opportunity to work towards achieving Functional Skills in English and Maths, Edexcel Work Skills, the NCFE Award in Exploring in Enterprise, and the Junior Sports Leaders Award, as well as various opportunities for volunteering have opportunities to visit a variety of public service organisations and gain knowledge of the industry from guest speakers have plenty of chances to take part in team building activities

3. Entry requirements

At least four GCSEs at grade D, including English and Maths. A satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check is required for courses involving work placement and will be required before going into employment.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

Not available

6. Venue

7. Other dates or venues

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