Public Services BTEC

PSD

PUBLIC SERVICES – BTEC

COURSE CONTENT

Certificate
  1. Government, Politics and the Public Services
  2. Leadership and team work in the Public Services
  3. Citizenship, Diversity in the Public Services
Subsidiary Diploma
  1. Government, Politics and the Public Services
  2. Leadership and team work in the Public Services
  3. Citizenship, Diversity in the Public Services
  4. Physical preparation, health and lifestyle for public services
  5. Crime and its effect on Society

EXAMINATION

There is no examination for this subject
Examination Board – BTEC

WHO IS THIS COURSE SUITABLE FOR?

The Public Service is the largest employer in the UK and includes professions such as fire-fighters, police officers, armed forces, prison officers, civil service, teachers and nurses. They are government funded organisations with the express aim of helping society. Therefore, this course is suitable for people who share this wish to work to help others.

WHAT IS THE COURSE STYLE?

The course is designed to introduce key aspects of the work that they do and to prepare students for employment in this sector. Therefore, there are both academic and practical elements to the course.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

The skills it develops are also useful for continuing a student’s education and for entry into the jobs market with specific focus on working with the public services. Past students have gone on to work in the following areas: Nursing, Paramedic, Police Force, Army, Navy, Health and Social Care and Teaching.