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Public Services (Level 1 — Diploma) — Full-time

Course outline

You will study ten units over the year. Units are graded Pass, Merit or Distinction and all units must be completed at a minimum of a pass grade to complete the course.

You will also study English Language and maths, either Functional Skills or GCSE depending on the qualifications you have already achieved.

Some of the units may include:

  • Working with others
  • Public services
  • Fitness testing
  • Responding to an incident
  • Being organised

You could also join our Fast Track Sport Academy while studying on this course. Read more about the Fast Track Academy.

How to apply for this course

Apply online to start in 2024/25.

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Location Date
664 Nuthall Road

Start: Monday 2nd September 2024

Course code: C036595 / Q036596


Level 1 Diploma in Public Services


1 year

Level Level 1
Entry requirements

You will need 4 GCSEs at Grade 1 to 3 including English Language and Maths.

Teaching & assessment

You will be assessed by a mixture of written and practical work.


You could progress to:

  • Preparation for Public Services (Level 2)
  • Sport (Level 2)
  • An Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2)
  • Employment
Additional information

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees.

If you are aged 19 or over you may still be eligible for funding. Check out our Financial Help pages to find out more!

If you are an EU/EEA or Swiss National, please visit our EU Settled Status scheme page for more information.