Public Services – Extended Certificate

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care

What will you be working towards?

Code GA005
Qualification Type National Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time

Overview

This Course gives an insight into the Public Services and develops an understanding of the opportunities within this sector.

This qualification is the equivalent of 1 A Levels. 

Details

Units:

Government, policies and the public services.

Leadership and team work in the public services.

Citizenship, diversity and the public services.

Understanding discipline in the uniformed public services.

Skills for land-based outdoor and adventurous activities.

How will it be delivered?

67% coursework, 33% external assessment.


Entry requirements

Entry Requirements:

5 x GCSE grades A*-C/9-4

A grade 4 for English Language is required.

Skills & Attributes:

Strong communication skills (verbal, non-verbal and listening)

Teamwork & Leadership

Problem Solving

Personal Attitudes:

Disciplined

Passionate

Reliable

Trustworthy

Compassionate

Interests:

Serving the public

Working with the community

Working with people

Drive to succeed


Your next steps...

Employment:

The public service sector is a huge area of employment that cover a number of different categories.

Career pathways include:

Police

Fire and Rescue

Prison Service

Criminology

Business Management

Policing

Politics

University:

Undergraduate or foundation degrees in a range of subjects including:

Public services

Criminology

Business Management

Policing

Politics

Higher Apprenticeships

Available in many sectors of the public services including:

Border Force

Policing

Security

Fire Service

HM Forces