L3 Policing

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care

What will you be working towards?

Code NFC00993
Qualification Type National Foundation Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


The purpose of the qualification is to provide specialist knowledge, skills and understanding relating to working in the Police service. Subjects covered include leadership skills, physical fitness and values and standards which can be applied to future employment.

You will gain a broad understanding of policing and the requirements for a future career in the Police service.


Units you may study include:

Year 1

  • Prepare for a career in the Police service 
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Equality, diversity, and inclusion
  • Develop aspects of physical fitness for entry to the Police service
  • Values and standards in the Police service
  • Understand conflict management and personal protection
  • Understand discipline in the Police service
  • The development of the UK Police service
  • Dealing with emergency incidents


  • Preparation for Higher Education
  • Collaboration between the emergency services
  • Emergency planning and response in the Police service
  • UK legal systems and the Police service
  • Crime scene investigation
  • ICT in the Police service
  • Safeguarding and the Prevent duty
  • Neighborhood policing
  • Understanding mental health

How will it be delivered?