Strategic Problem Solving in Community Safety (1920)

Last Updated: 02 Aug 2012
This qualification will allow you to gain the skills you need to address issues such as social exclusion, community safety and crime reduction strategies.
The Certificate in Strategic Problem Solving in Community Safety is aimed at people working within community safety and crime reduction partnerships across the UK.
Available to deliver in the following:
  • England
  • Wales
  • Scotland
  • Northern Ireland

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General Information

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

You will cover:

  • Effective working relationships
  • Awareness and action in relation to crime
  • Budget management
  • Strategy planning and implementation.

You can be taught in any environment; however you must have access to the workplace for assessment.

Assessment will be via a portfolio of evidence including practical observation.

Is this level right for me?

 

Level 3
You've worked within a community justice sector for some time and have a lot of experience. You want to develop your skills further and gain a formal qualification, perhaps to move into a management role.

 

What Careers Can This Lead To?

On completion of this qualification, you can go into or progress in any of the following jobs:

  • Neighbourhood wardens
  • Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs)
  • Police Officers
  • Local Authority Community Safety Officers.

What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?

You will need qualified assessors - you can train internal members of staff or recruit specially.

You will also need suitable facilities to carry out the required training to enable learners to achieve industry standards.

To find all the resource requirements, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.

Delivery is flexible, but learners must have access to the workplace for assessment.

Assessment is via a portfolio of evidence including practical observation.

There are no eligibility requirements for this qualification.

Level 3

This will suit you if you've worked within a community justice sector for some time and have a lot of experience. You want to develop your skills further and gain a formal qualification, perhaps to move into a management role.

You will need to complete 12 credits from three mandatory units plus a minimum of four credits from the optional units. Units include:

  • Contribute to developing awareness and community action in relation to crime (3 credits)
  • Address problems identified with community safety and social exclusion (6 credits).
  • Manage a budget for own area or activity of work (7 credits)
  • Plan and manage a project (8 credits)
  • Develop and implement marketing plans (6 credits)
  • Plan, implement and manage systems for the exchange of sensitive information, data and intelligence (4 credits).

 For a full list of units, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

On completion of this qualification, you can go into or progress in any of the following jobs:

  • Neighbourhood wardens
  • Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs)
  • Police Officers
  • Local Authority Community Safety Officers.

Level 3 Certificate in Strategic Problem Solving in Community Safety (1920-03)

Last Registration Date: 30 Sep 2013

Level 3 Certificate in Strategic Problem Solving in Community Safety

  • Accreditation No: 501/1725/7 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit Based Qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 16 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 63 - 71 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/09/2016 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

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