Southern Regional College

BTEC National Diploma in Public Services (Uniformed)

Southern Regional College
In Banbridge

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Important information

Typology BTEC
Location Banbridge (Northern Ireland)
Duration 2 Years
Start Different dates available
  • BTEC
  • Banbridge (Northern Ireland)
  • Duration:
    2 Years
  • Start:
    Different dates available
Description

On completion of the course, you can progress directly to employment in uniformed Public Services or you can progress to university to undergraduate degree courses in Public Services, Public Administration and Criminology. This course is suitable for If you have achieved any of the following and want to gain a qualification equivalent to three 'A' Levels, then this course is for you: Four GCSEs grade C and above. First Diploma or Certificate. Intermediate GNVQ. NVQ Level 2. Leaving Certificate. This is a specialist course for those interested in pursuing a career in a variety of public services.

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Government funding available

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Location

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Banbridge (County Down)
Castlewellan Road, BT32 4AY

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Course programme


BTEC NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN PUBLIC SERVICES (UNIFORMED)

Who is this course for?

If you have achieved any of the following and want to gain a qualification equivalent to three 'A' Levels, then this course is for you:
  • Four GCSEs grade C and above
  • First Diploma or Certificate
  • Intermediate GNVQ
  • NVQ Level 2
  • Leaving Certificate

This is a specialist course for those interested in pursuing a career in a variety of public services.

How long is this course for?
2 years full-time
What will I study?
The BTEC National Diploma in Public Services (Uniformed) consists of eight core units plus ten specialist units.

Core Units
  • Understanding the Public Sector
  • Law and the Legal System
  • Leadership
  • Citizenship and Contemporary Issues
  • Diversity and the Public Services
  • International Perspectives
  • Data Interpretation
  • The Uniformed Services

Specialist Units
  • Physical Preparation for the Uniformed Services
  • Democratic Processes
  • Expedition Skills
  • Human Behaviour
  • Media and the Public Services
  • Understanding Discipline
  • Public Services in Europe
  • Dealing with Accidents
  • Teamwork in the Public Services
  • Health and Fitness
  • Nautical Studies
  • Outdoor Activities
  • Criminology
  • Signals and Communication Systems
  • Custodial Care
  • Major Incidents

How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed on each unit through tests, set assignments, projects or case study work. You may also be assessed on work placement

What can I do after the course?

On completion of the course, you can progress directly to employment in uniformed Public Services or you can progress to university to undergraduate degree courses in Public Services, Public Administration and Criminology

How do I apply?
Complete an application form (available from each campus or in the Admissions section) and return it to any Campus

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