Uniformed & Public Services - National Foundation Diploma - Level 3

Further Details
Course Code
LP00491
Location
Yale
Duration
Full Time, This is initially a 1 year full time course, with a second year extension for the Extended Diploma.
Department
Uniformed Public Services
Start Date
05 Sep 2022
End Date
23 Jun 2023

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Course Overview
The uniformed protective services sector is diverse and encompasses uniformed public services such as the police service, the fire and rescue service, the armed services and the prison service.

These public services are organised and financed by the government to benefit society. There is a wide range of occupations for graduate entry across the uniformed protective services, including roles in the police service and the armed services.

This qualification focuses on, but is not limited to, the uniformed protective services such as the police service, fire and rescue service, armed services and prison service.

During your studies, you will undertake a number of academic units such as Behaviour and Discipline in the UPS, Citizenship, Leadership and Communication, in addition to practical units such as Health and Fitness in the UPS.
Various methods of assessment including written assignments, powerpoint presentations, formal exams, role plays and practical assessments.
5 GCSEs at grade C/4 or above including Maths and English Language or Welsh (1st Language). Or successful completion of a relevant level 2 course and working at the equivalent of GCSE grade C/4 in Maths and English.

At Coleg Cambria we would encourage you to do the very best that you can in your exams. The better your grades the more options you will have, and may result in you gaining entry onto a higher level course.
The Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Uniformed Protective Services is intended to support progression to further study.

Its primary purpose is to support post-16 learners who want to continue their education through applied learning, and who aim to progress to higher education in a related degree course, and ultimately for learners to progress to employment in the uniformed protective services (Police, Fire, Army, Navy ,Law, Ambulance etc).
Some courses may require equipment and/or uniforms to be purchased. Please see attached equipment list for further information.
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