Public Services

Diploma Public Services & Criminology

Course Details

Subject Area
Public Services & Criminology
Age Group
16 - 18

Openshaw Campus
(Full Time - 1 year)

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If you've always wanted to become a policeman or policewoman, dreamed of becoming a firefighter, or would love a career in outdoor education, then this Level 2 Diploma in Uniformed Public Services is for you.

Throughout the course, you'll be developing all the skills and experience needed to enjoy a successful career in your chosen service. In the classroom, you might be exploring the different types of career paths and employment opportunities open to you, whilst outside, you'll be training hard to increase your physical fitness.

You'll get to take part in expedition tasks and visit a number of outdoor pursuit centres to complete both water and land-based adventurous activities. As you build a wide set of skills, you'll be honing your abilities for successful recruitment in a public service role.

Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes.

Work Experience is a vital part of the course and you will be supported in finding a work placement relevant to your study.

You'll be assessed at various intervals during this one-year course, with both practical assignments and written tasks. Each will be designed to help your self-development and improve your skills.

With this Level 2 qualification, you'll be able to continue onto a Level 3 Diploma in Public Services with us here at The Manchester College.

This will help you develop your skills and abilities even further, giving you the best possible opportunities for a career in public services.

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There are a number of different funding and finance options to help you afford The Manchester College, with dedicated support from the government, bursaries and grants, and special loans to cover any tuition fees. Find out more about the different help you could receive on our fees, finance and funding page.

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Public Services & Criminology

If you want to make a real difference in the local community and the wider world, then a career in public services could be perfect for you.

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