Uniformed Protective Services - Level 2

Course Code: TS1FE15


Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration
06/09/2021Bispham Campus1 YearApply

Course Overview

This course equips students with the relevant knowledge, skills and experience required to gain a career within a public service. This qualification will allow students to achieve a Level 2 vocational qualification relevant to the public sector. This full time course will give students the opportunity to gain knowledge of public service job roles and improve their health and fitness. 

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs at D/3 or above, or a  relevant Level 1 qualification/ Introductory/ Foundation Diploma.

All 16-18 year old applicants will be invited to attend an interview to meet a tutor and ask any questions they may have about the course.

Qualification Obtained

BTEC Diploma in Preparation for Public Services

Essential Skills – English and Maths

If you achieve a grade 3 in GCSE Maths or English you will have to work towards re-sitting these subjects as part of your main study programme. At B&FC, this won’t delay your career journey because you’re working towards these subjects at the same time as your chosen subject.

Career Options and Progression

Assessment Methods

Teaching and Learning Methods

Our teaching methods are interactive, learner centred and current. Every lesson will have planned objectives, a starter activity, learning chunks and a plenary. The main learning activities will be structured to meet different needs, so learners can work at different speeds. Where possible, Lecturers will try to make learning as practical and as hands on as possible, to enhance the learning experience. Individualised teaching and learning suiting all preferred learning styles is key to the delivery of all courses within the School. Lectures, Industry visits, Guest Speakers, Workshops, Group work, Internet and learning resource centre based research, practical sessions are just a few of our methods.

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of further education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Students who are 18 or under and resident in the EU pay no course fees. Read our tuition fees guide for students 19 and over.

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions