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Police Community Support Officer

Working as part of a neighbourhood policing team to help deal with and prevent crime

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


4 (equivalent to certificate of higher education)

Typical length
12 months
Current funding band
Up to £9,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer

What apprentices will learn

working in local communities and understanding their needs

  • gathering information and intelligence to support law enforcement
  • conflict resolution
  • building relationships with members of the local community
  • working with police constable colleagues

Before taking their end-point assessment apprentices must have achieved level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C)

Professional registration

None specified

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
SFJ Awards 0114 284 1970
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.