Whether your ambition extends to entering the uniformed services such as the Police Force, Fire and Rescue Service, or Armed Forces, or the non-uniformed public services, our HND could provide the perfect platform to start your career. You will explore the theory behind criminology, crime reduction and community safety, emergency planning, substance misuse culture, and justice and punishment. You will also learn about managing public sector finance, the psychology of human behaviour, and personal and professional development. Progression Opportunities The purpose of BTEC Higher Nationals in Public Services is to develop students as professional, self-reflecting individuals that are able to meet the demands of employers in the public services sector and adapt to a constantly changing world. The objectives of the BTEC Higher Nationals in Public Services is to equip students with public service skills, knowledge and the understanding necessary to achieve high performance in the global public services environment. The course provides education and training for a range of careers in public services, including, for example, local government, Civil Service, public administration, the armed forces, police force, fire and rescue services, ambulance (not paramedic), prison service and the charity and voluntary sector.
Mental Health and Well-being Public Services in Contemporary Society Responding to Emergencies Training for Fitness and Health Fitness Preparation and Testing Serious and Organised Crime Theories of Crime Contemporary Sociological Issues
Course is assessed via coursework. All units are covered by modular with assignments.
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Wigston Campus
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students.
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£5950||Year 1|
Additional fee information
North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College
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