BCoT Logo

Public Services

Level 3 NCFE Introductory Certificate to Public Services

Full Time

Course Overview

This one-year course gives students an introduction into the public services. You will study a range of modules including leadership, fitness, security procedures, equality and diversity and investigating employment opportunities in the uniformed services.

Course Content

The course covers a wide range of subjects including:

  • Investigating employment in the uniformed services
  • Physical fitness for the uniformed services
  • Develop team working and problem solving skill
  • Health and safety in the uniformed services
  • Health and hygiene in the uniformed services
  • Follow service routine
  • Exploring equality and diversity for the uniformed services
  • Undertake adventurous activities
  • Participate in competitive sports

Learners will have the opportunity to visit a variety of public services and will also gain knowledge of the industry from a wide range of speakers. To enhance employment opportunities the course may also have additional qualifications built into the programme.

Entry Requirement

• Four GCSEs at grade 3 or above, including English and maths, or Level 1 Functional Skills, or completion of our Future Pathways course.


The course is continuously assessed with assignments, projects and case studies.Learners will develop a responsible and co-operative approach to working on your own and in groups, using practical activities and presentations.

Where does this course lead to

 Upon completion you will have the opportunity to progress onto the Level 3 90 Credit Diploma in Public Services course

Apply Today

Apply Now

Course Outline

Course Code: JF81
Study Mode: Full Time
Location: Basingstoke
Start Date: 06/09/2021
Duration: 30 Weeks
Print this course
Basingstoke College of Technology I 2020
Disability Confident Logo Matrix Logo Ofsted Good Provider Logo AccessAble Logo QAA Logo ESFA Logo Basingstoke Built-in Logo Gloval Vocational Skills Logo Google for Education Logo