Preparation for Public Services (L2 Certificate)

This course is available in Welsh

Course Overview

This one year course will inspire you to improve both public service related and general employability skills through a varied and challenging programme. Areas of study include:

  • Public service skills
  • Employment
  • Health and fitness
  • Activities and teamwork
  • Expedition and land navigation skills
  • Sport and recreation.


Entry Requirements

Five GCSEs at grade D or above. English and Maths at a minimum D/E grade.

Course Delivery

Most of the units studied will be internally assessed by your lecturers through assignments.

Examples of typical evidence that you may be asked to produce include reports, presentations, posters, leaflets, and the demonstration of practical skills in fitness and outdoor units or in role plays.

Two units are externally assessed using tests. 

Elements of this course can be delivered through the medium of Welsh.

Progression Opportunities

BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Public Services but other Level 3 courses may also be considered. Alternatively, students can apply to join a public service, but will need to satisfy their entry requirements and pass the selection process.

Additional Information

There may be some cost involved if trips are organised.

Course deliverable in Welsh: