What will you study and other information about BTEC LEVEL 2 CERTIFICATE: PUBLIC SERVICES
Unit 1: Role and Work of Public Services – Here you learn about what the public services do as a job and what they would do on a daily basis.
Unit 2: Working Skills in the Public Services – You will find out about the skills necessary to gain entry and succeed within the public services. This will be furthered by putting the skills into practice with public service scenarios.
Unit 4: Community Protection – We will look at the way public services help keep us safe and protected and how this impacts our daily lives. Ranging from terrorism to environmental issues such as flooding.
Unit 12: Land Navigation by Map & Compass – This unit looks at the basics of maps and compasses and how we can use them both to navigate over a set area. We finish this unit with a navigated walk around Beacon Fell.
Unit 3: Employment – Learners will get a true understanding of the application process for a career within Public Services whilst researching current roles. The process will prepare the learners and prepare them to complete the process of application from start to finish.
Unit 5: Health, fitness, and lifestyle – This unit will focus on the health and fitness requirements for a sustained career within the Public Services. Students will get to participate in many activities to gain knowledge of the tests required.
Unit 6: Citizenship – To make yourself different from the rest, the citizenship unit gives learners the chance to research different careers and find out how things like volunteering are so important. Being a good citizen is about raising awareness of issues within the community, and will give learners a sound understanding.
PE kit, polo shirts (provided).
We are a ‘Live Learning’ course which enables us to have strong links with our employers/partners in which they will help teach and deliver criteria. Opportunities to learn about the Prison Service and the Army Reserves.