Public Services

1. Course details

Qualification name Certificate in Public Services (QCF)
Qualification level 3
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Course type Classroom based
Course hours FullTime
Course start date 01 September 2020
Cost description Free
Attendance pattern Daytime

2. Who this course is for

Working in the Public Services can provide a truly satisfying career, especially if you enjoy working with people in a varied, exciting working environment. Our Public Service courses will suit you if you are highly motivated and are looking to combine classroom-based study with practical elements. This course enables you to develop your confidence andinterpersonal skills; there is a strong emphasis on developing personal discipline through individual and team activities. During the course you may take part in visits to a variety of Public Service organisations and listen to talks from guest speakers in the industry. The course offers an insight into careers in the Police, Fire and Ambulance Services, Army, Royal Navy, Royal Marines, Royal Air Force, Prison Service, Security Organisations, HM Customs, the National Health Service, teaching and Social Work to name but a few. Certificate Mandatory Units Unit 1 - Government, Policies and the Public Services Unit 2 – Leadership and Teamwork in the Public Services One further unit : Unit 17 – Police Powers in the Public Services

3. Entry requirements

5 A*-C GCSE grades including English and Maths and preferably a B in subject studying

4. What you'll learn

Check with course provider

5. How you'll learn

Check with course provider

6. What you'll need to bring

Check with course provider

7. How you'll be assessed

The year is course work based with no exams. Assignments will be marked internally. A selection of work will be sent to external verifiers before grades are finalised. Students will have the opportunity to achieve either a Pass, Merit or Distinction.

8. Next steps

Check with course provider

9. Venue

Address Wrenn School London Road
Find on Google maps
Phone 01933 222039

10. Other venues and dates

Venue Start date Options
No other venues or dates available