Sport and Public Services courses
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Public Services: Uniformed, Extended Diploma
What will I do on this course?
This Level 3 Uniformed Public Services course brings together academic study, practical skills and knowledge of the uniformed public services.
It covers a range of study topics including government policies, citizenship, diversity, leadership, teamwork, understanding discipline, and fitness testing and training.
You’ll also get the opportunity to focus on a specialist unit. You could choose between international institutions and human rights, outdoor and adventurous expedition, skills for land or water-based outdoor and adventurous activities, planning and management of major incidents, responding to emergency service incidents, and career planning for the public services.
This qualification will also include exclusive access to the Sports Academy and enrichment programmes, tutorial support, employability and study skills. We will also work with you to develop your English and maths skills to the level that most employers look for. Plus, you’ll take part in work experience so it’s a good idea to start exploring options now!
How will I be assessed?
This qualification is assessed by exams, coursework, presentations and practical activities.
What could I do after this course?
This course could lead to a career in the armed, public or emergency services. You could also enhance your skills by progressing to a Foundation Degree in Uniformed Services or Sports Studies at University Centre Weston.
Five GCSEs at grade 4/C and above (including English and maths).
What Our Students Say
Chloe Carchrie, Sport and Exercise Science
“I have had many opportunities to represent the college and have revieved excellent coaching”
Former school: Priory
Course: Sport and Exercise Science
What next? Chloe aims to pursue netball as a career, study at degree-level, and would like to teach sport.