BTEC Level 1 in Public Services (Wales only)

In Wales, you will work towards a level 1 Traineeship, which consists of the following:

These are the units studied during the 30 week period of the BTEC level 1, for details of the Engagement Programme, take a look here.

Unit

Title

Level

Credits

1

Searching for a Job

E3

1

2

Conduct at Work

E3

1

3

Wellbeing and Fitness for Public Service

E3

2

4

Public Service Group Project

E3

3

5

Public Services Careers

1

4

6

Improving Health and Fitness for Entry in to the Uniformed Services

1

4

7

Personal Skills for the Public Services

1

4

8

Managing You Health at Work

1

1

10

Introduction to Security Work in the Public Services

1

4

11

Practical Teamwork in the Public Services

1

4

12

Map Reading Using Ordnance Survey Maps

1

2

15

Planning and Participating in an Event

1

4

18

Developing Personal Skills for Leadership

1

2

21

Working as a Volunteer

1

2

 

Total Level 1

 

7

 

Total Level 2

 

31

 

Qualification credits

 

38

 

Group 1

5

Public Services Careers

1

4

6

Improving Health and Fitness for Entry in to the Uniformed Services

1

4

7

Personal Skills for the Public Services

1

4

10

Introduction to Security Work in the Public Services

1

4

11

Practical Teamwork in the Public Services

1

4

12

Map Reading Using Ordnance Survey Maps

1

2

15

Planning and Participating in an Event

1

4

 

Group 2

1

Searching for a Job

E3

1

2

Conduct at Work

E3

1

3

Wellbeing and Fitness for Public Service

E3

2

4

Public Service Group Project

E3

3

8

Managing You Health at Work

1

1

18

Developing Personal Skills for Leadership

1

2

21

Working as a Volunteer

1

2

 

Essential Skills Wales

Alongside your BTEC award, Essential Skills Wales form part of the curriculum at the college. You will study the following essential skills:

  • Applications of number
  • Communication

The levels taught are dependent on previous qualifications earned by the learner and we offer entry 1, entry 2, entry 3, level 1 and level 2. Literacy and numeracy underpin the skills required for daily life and the college is committed to raising literacy and numeracy levels of our learners to give them more confidence to grasp life’s future opportunities.