Public Services - Level 3 Diploma (Edexcel)

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Qualification Obtained: Diploma in Public Services (QCF)

Course Overview

 

Public Services at Blackpool and the Fylde College is an exciting, active and rewarding course delivered by tutors who are experts in their field, these experts can provide you with all the support and guidance you need to get you qualified and employed or for you to progress onto higher level courses.

You will learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities will be both practical and theory based and include where possible vocational experts currently serving in the Uniformed Public Services.

You will study the following units:

  1. Government, Policies and the Public Services
  2. Leadership and Team work in the Public Services
  3. Citizenship, Diversity and the Public Services
  4. Understanding Discipline in the Uniformed Public Services
  5. Physical Preparation, Health and Lifestyle in the Public Services

 You will also have a dedicated PE practical each week which you must participate in.

As part of your Programme of Study, you will also study the following qualifications. You must complete all of these qualifications to be successful:

  1. GCSE in English or maths (if you have already achieved a D in the subject).
  2. Functional Skills English or maths at an appropriate level , depending on entry grades.
  3. Tutorial – you will have a one to one every 4 – 5 weeks with your tutor to assess your progress and set targets
  4. Work Experience and voluntary opportunities in an area that fits with your career goals.

 

Course Entry Requirements

A range of GCSE’s with 5 at C or above including English or maths. Alternatively, you may have achieved a suitable Level 2 Qualification at merit level with a GCSE at C or above in English or maths.

Study Options

Course Code: TS1FE18
Start Date: 05/09/2016
End Date: 23/06/2017

Duration: 1 Year
Location of Study: Bispham Campus

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

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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
Press enquiries: 07956 925 931
Fleetwood Nautical Campus: 01253 779 123


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01253 356 127

Postal Address

Blackpool and The Fylde College
Ashfield Road
Bispham
Blackpool
FY2 0HB

 

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