Public Services - HNC (Edexcel)

B&FC

Qualification Obtained: BTEC HNC Diploma in Public Services (QCF)

Course Overview

Public Services careers studying in Blackpool at a QAA commended establishment, in one of the busiest towns in the United Kingdom is exciting. Excellent vocational and graduate skills undertaking the Higher National Certificate in Public Services will serve you well, it is a vocationally based qualification aimed at students who wish to pursue careers in a range of uniformed and non-uniformed, public services. The programme aims to set graduates up for careers in the Police Service, Ambulance Service, Fire Brigade, Prison Service, Customs and Excise, Paramedics and the Armed Forces. This course being unique and diverse in nature also encourages career opportunities within the non-uniformed public sector, embracing multi-agency partnerships and collaborative working relationships. Due to the nature of the course, students will be equipped with the necessary skills and attributes to be successful in a variety of public sector job roles, opening up a range of career pathways such as working for Blackpool Council, Criminal Justice Agencies, Social Services, the National Offender Management Service and the Youth Offending Team.

Course Entry Requirements

A minimum of 120 UCAS points (excluding functional skills). We also welcome applications from those with relevant work experience in lieu of the minimum entry requirements.

2017 Entry Requirements

A new UCAS Tariff will be used for courses starting from September 2017, the new entry requirements are as follows;

A minimum of 48 UCAS points (previously 120) or an equivalent qualification. Applicants who are able to demonstrate relevant work/life skills or knowledge will also be considered on an individual basis.

Study Options

Course Code: TH1HE148
UCAS Code: LL43
Start Date: 12/09/2016
End Date: 09/06/2017

Duration: 1 Year
Location of Study: University Centre

Career Options and Progression

Modules and Assessment

Teaching and Learning Methods

Work Placement and Field Trips

Expert Tutors

Tuition Fees

Other Costs

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions

Get in touch

B&FC

If you require any further information about this course please contact us on the following:

Call course enquiries

01253 504 343

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CONTACT THE COLLEGE

Email

info@blackpool.ac.uk

Telephone

Course enquiries: 01253 504 343
General enquiries: 01253 352 352
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Blackpool and The Fylde College
Ashfield Road
Bispham
Blackpool
FY2 0HB

 

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