Starts: 5 Sep 2022
Public Services Level 2
What you will learn
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Citizenship and Diversity
- Teamwork and Leadership
- Government and Politics
- Responding to Emergency Incidents
- Discipline, Teamwork and Communication
Class format and activities
The course is made up of a variety of modules that include both practical and assignment-based assessments covering the range of different disciplines in the public services. You will also take part in community volunteering and fundraising drives, as well as targeted fitness training to prepare you for uniformed public services.
Four GCSEs at Grade 3 or above including English and maths. A Level 1 qualification in an appropriate subject area will be considered if accompanied by a good reference for attitude, behaviour, attendance and punctuality.
What you need to know before you enrol
Work experience will form an essential part of your study programme. Start making enquiries with public services local to you to see if they accept work experience students.
What you need
You should arrive to your lessons prepared to learn with pens, pencils and writing pad. All other resources and materials you need will be provided. In the event of teaching moving online, you will need a computer with internet access for online lessons on a daily basis. Some additional fees are required to cover costs of trips and activities required to take place to gain criteria to pass this course and you will need to purchase a uniform to take part in the drill sessions.
What you can do next
Successful completion of this course will enable you to progress a Level 3 Diploma in Public Services or other Level 3 programmes in the college. Career routes in the Public Services include: Emergency Services (Ambulance, Police and Fire Services); Armed Forces; Prison Services; Community Leadership; Security; Border Agency.