The objective of this qualification is to provide learners with the knowledge and skills required to work in a custody or detention environment. The qualification aims to cover all custody and detention environments, including all categories of prisons, escorting and young offender institutions.
The Level 3 Diploma in the Management and Care of Individuals in Custody or Detention is a mandatory component of the Apprenticeship Framework for Custody or Detention Officers in Wales (Framework ID: FR05115).
This qualification is an updated version of, and will replace, the Level 3 Diploma in the Management and Care of Individuals in the Custodial Environment (601/5367/2).
- Understanding the officer’s role in a custody or detention organisation
- Be able to action health and safety issues in line with own role
Guided Learning Hours:
- 280 hours
Total Qualification Time:
- 430 hours