Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Policing

Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Policing

Course Information

Cambridge Campus, 27/09/2021
Level: 4
Start Date: 27/09/2021
Code: CO5FHNCP
Location: Cambridge Campus
Duration: 30 Week(s)
College Attendance: 30 Week(s)
Type:Full Time, Higher Education
New Student Fee:£4990
CRC Level 3 Progression Fee:£3990
Cambridge Campus, 26/09/2022
Level: 4
Start Date: 26/09/2022
Code: CO5FHNCP
Location: Cambridge Campus
Duration: 30 Week(s)
College Attendance: 30 Week(s)
Type:Full Time, Higher Education
New Student Fee:£4990
CRC Level 3 Progression Fee:£3990
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The Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC in Policing will provide students with a general knowledge, understanding and the skills to enter employment within Policing or the wider public service sector. Alternatively, learners could progress onto BTEC Level 5 HND in Policing.  

Studying for this course will provide opportunities for students to learn a range of techniques and tools essential for successful performance in working life. It will help individuals to apply these skills at their workplace and build upon the knowledge they will have gained by completion of the course. Those already employed will be able to use these attributes immediately at their work place, improving their working practices.

 

About the Course

The Pearson BTEC Level 4 Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Policing will provide students with the generic knowledge, understanding and skills to enter employment within Policing, the wider public service sector or progressing onto BTEC Pearson Level 5 Higher National Diploma (HND) in Policing.  

Studying for this course will provide opportunities for students to learn a range of techniques and tools essential for successful performance in working life. It will help individuals to apply these skills at their workplace and build upon the knowledge they must have gained at the completion of the course. Those already employed will be able to use these attributes immediately at their work place and improve their working practices.

This course is made up of the following units:

Unit 1: Small Scale Research Project in Policing
Unit 2: Criminal Law
Unit 3: Police and the Criminal Justice Service
Unit 4: Equality and Diversity in the Police Service
Unit 5: Roads Policing
Unit 6: Technology and the Police Services
Unit 7: Criminology – Practical Application for the Police Service
Unit 8: Command and Control

For Home and EU students, a loan from the Student Loans Company is available to support learners with fees if applied for. These fees cover the overall costs of the course, including sports kits, guest speakers, day trips and additional courses that will be run throughout the year.

Progression

The Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC in Policing will provide students with the generic knowledge, understanding and skills to enter employment within Policing. or progression onto the Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND in Policing.

Entry Requirements

- A BTEC Level 3 qualification in Public Services. Sport,  Forensic and Criminal Investigation or related title
- A GCE Advanced Level profile that demonstrates strong performance in a relevant subject or adequate performance in more than one s

Assessment

Each project, activity or assignment that you complete will be assessed. These assessments indicate your level of performance and contribute to your final grade. Each unit is graded Pass, Merit or Distinction. Assessment will be through practical and theoretical assignments.

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