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PUBLIC SERVICES L1-L2 BTEC FIRSTS

Mission Statement

"I never worry about action, but only inaction." -Winston Churchill

The course will give you hands-on learning experience and firsthand knowledge of the uniformed services. The course team, with its professional experience of working in the uniformed services, offers excellent, practical work related tuition, complemented by interesting visits and presentations from visiting speakers.

Students are encouraged to take control of their own learning, through a supportive, encouraging, adult environment. Every student is given the opportunity to reach the required standard of physical fitness to increase their chances in the highly competitive entry system for the services. Above all, students find out from the services themselves about the attitudes and aptitudes that they need.

"Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?" - Sun Tzu

 

-Provide an opportunity for candidates with an interest in a Public Service to explore this area of employment

-Provide informed and prepared potential recruits for a variety of Public Services.

-Develop candidate’s skills and personal qualities in preparation for all areas of employment.

-Provide a basis for further study and motivation towards career development.

-Provide an opportunity for candidates to develop team and problem-solving skills.

 

Courses Offered & Unit Work

BTEC Level 1-2 Firsts in Public Services Award

Year 9 Unit Work

Year 10 & 11 Unit Work

Department Highlights

Duchess's High School Expeditions

Public Services Course - What we do

Public Services Course Website

Staff Contact List

Mr N Brown (Head of Department)

neale.brown@dchs-alnwick.uk