This qualification will give you education and training which can help you start a successful career in the uniformed services or progress to a more responsible job if already in employment.
The Extended Diploma Level 3 can also be a route to further study. The course is designed to be adaptable to your needs, interests and career aspirations and consists of six compulsory core units plus a choice of specialist units. The structure of the course allows you to focus on your interests within the sector, such as outdoor and adventurous expeditions, crime and its effects on society or diversity and the public services.
Please note that the units studied may vary to meet local or learner needs.
> Leadership & Teamwork
> Citizenship, Diversity & the Public Services
> Understanding Discipline
> Fitness testing & Training
> Physical Preparation, Health & lifestyle for the Public
> Outdoor & Adventurous Expeditions
> Crime & its effects on society
The entry requirements for the Extended Diploma Level 3 in Uniformed Public Services are fundamental, you should have a broad education including, for example, a Diploma Level 2 in Public Services and / or five GCSEs (graded C or above) and, in addition, the interest and potential to succeed in achieving the qualification.
The Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Uniformed Public Services is broadly equivalent to three A levels, and it is possible for you to progress further into Higher Education, as successful BTEC Diploma qualifications give UCAS points for university applications