Progress to university, further study, a higher level apprenticeship or employment.
Most students successfully completing this course choose to pursue a career in one of the uniformed Public Services such as the Police, Fire Service, Prison Service, and Armed Forces or in Customs and Excise, the Security Services or Probation Service.
The BTEC Extended Diploma is a work-related qualification and aims to accommodate the needs of employers as well as allowing progression to university or higher education. Former students studying this course have gone on to study for degrees in Crime, Deviance, and Society, or Policing and Criminal Investigation or in Law (Criminology). Higher Apprenticeships are also another alternative progression route.