Full Time Public Services BTEC First Diploma

In Milton Keynes

Price on request
  • Typology

    BTEC

  • Location

    Milton keynes

  • Start

    Different dates available

Description

If you wish to seek employment in the following uniformed services: Armed Forces, Police Force, Fire Service or other support services, such as ambulance, prison service and HM Customs, then this course gives you a good grounding.

Important information

Government funding available

Facilities

Location

Starts

Milton Keynes (Buckinghamshire)
Woughton Campus West Leadenhall, MK6 5LP

Starts

Different dates availableNow taking bookings

To take into account

Four GCSEs at grade E, including English and maths or an equivalent vocational qualification. A basic level of fitness will be an advantage; you should be able to run one mile comfortably. All applicants must attend an interview, have a successful reference from a previous educational/work establishment, complete a basic skills test, attend a taster session and complete an assignment prior to...

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Course programme


Public Services BTEC First Diploma
Department: SPORTS SCIENCE & PUBLIC SERVICES Subject area: Sports, Exercise & Public Services

Course Code: 0004-1/1 Course Level: 2
Campus/Location: Chaffron Way
Mode of study: FT Days of the week: MON-FRI
Start Date: Sep 13 2010 End Date: Jul 1 2011
Start Time: 9:00AM End Time: 5:15PM
Fees:

This course is free if you are under 19. While we will not be able to confirm final fee rates until nearer your enrolment date, you may be eligible for a reduced fee rate if you are over 19.

Course Description:
If you wish to seek employment in the following uniformed services: Armed Forces, Police Force, Fire Service or other support services, such as ambulance, prison service and HM Customs, then this course gives you a good grounding.
Course Content:
Six units are studied:
· Uniformed Public Services Employment
· Public Service Skills
· Uniformed Public Service Fitness
· The Value of Sport & Recreation in the Public Services
· Driving and its Relationship to the Public Services
· Adventurous Activities and Teamwork for the Public Services
· Key Skills.
You will also have the opportunity to take part in day trips, which have included, rock climbing, rafting, canoeing, paintball and visits to public services places of work. A residential trip is also planned each year at an outdoor activity centre where you will
participate in a variety of outdoor activities.
Assessment:
All six modules are assessed internally.
Next Steps:
Public Services Edexcel National Diploma or employment within the sector.
Requirement

Four GCSEs at grade E, including English and maths or an equivalent vocational qualification. A basic level of fitness will be an advantage; you should be able to run one mile comfortably. All applicants must attend an interview, have a successful reference from a previous educational/work establishment, complete a basic skills test, attend a taster session and complete an assignment prior to being offered a place on the course.
Price on request