Police Custody

These qualifications are aimed at individuals who are preparing for, or working in, a role in police custody.
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Preparing for Work in the Justice Sector

This qualification aims to prepare learners for employment in the Justice Sector, introducing them to the underpinning purpose, principles and priorities of the sector.

Level 3 Certificate in Knowledge of Policing

The qualification is suitable for those interested in a future career in policing for roles such as Special Constables, PCSOs and Police Constables. The qualification is being replaced by an updated version – please see qualification page for further details.

Level 3 Diploma in Policing

This qualification is provided for police officers, to confirm their competence following initial training. The qualification is being replaced by an updated version – please see qualification page for further details.

Level 4 Certificate in Police First Line Management

This qualification is for individuals who are aspiring and practising managers within the police sector. The qualification is being replaced by an updated version – please see qualification page for further details.

Level 5 Certificate in Police Management

This qualification is for individuals who are aspiring and practising managers within the Police sector. The qualification is being replaced by an updated version – please see qualification page for further details.

Level 3 Diploma in Knowledge of Defence Policing

The Level 3 Diploma in Knowledge of Defence Policing is aimed at individuals who work as police officers within the armed services. It is designed to prepare the individual for further learning and training, and to develop their knowledge and understanding of defence policing.

Level 3 Certificate in Policing

This qualification is for individuals who work alongside the police, patrolling the local area and providing a visible and reassuring presence. The qualification is being replaced by an updated version – please see qualification page for further details.