Course: BTEC Level 2 in Public Services

Department: Public Services and Criminology

Type: 16+

Duration: One year

The Course

You will be prepared for a career within the uniformed public services and develop a wide range of practical skills on this course. This course may feature a residential week with the public services, learning about recruitment and entry requirements.

What You Study

  • An insight into public services
  • Impacts of crime on the community
  • Preparing to respond to emergency incidents
  • Leadership and teamwork
  • Competitive sports and outdoor activities
  • English and Maths, as required.

Entry Requirements

Four GCSEs at grade 3 or D or equivalent, preferably including English and Maths, or a Level 1 qualification in a related subject. A satisfactory reference is also needed.

Katrina Turnbull

BTEC Level 3 in Public Services

With our new Public Services course due to launch at Riseholme in September 2018, find out more about Katrina Turnbull's time at our partner college Bishop Burton College.

Katrina was named ‘Outstanding Public Services Student of the Year’ at a highly prestigious national awards ceremony for her exceptional commitment to her studies and her efforts to help other people.