The course will enable learners to prepare to make a recruitment application or provide a basis for further study and progression towards the entry requirements of a specific Uniformed Service.
At all Levels the units have been developed to gain a vocationally specific qualification to enter employment in the Uniformed Services. The units have been developed to provide opportunities for learners to develop a range of skills, techniques and personal qualities.
Level 2 units include:
- Investigate employment in the Uniformed Services
- Develop team working and problem solving skills
- Follow Uniformed Service routine
- Map reading and navigation
- Undertake adventurous activities
English and Maths are part of the core programme of study. Students who have not achieved an A*-C or 9-4 in English and Maths will be required to study the appropriate level as part of their main qualification. More information
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After 1 year at Level 2, you can achieve a NCFE Level 2 Diploma for Entry to the Uniformed Services. This qualification can lead to careers in services such as the police, fire service, prison service and armed forces, or with a suitable tutor reference and Level 2
English and Maths, you can apply for Level 3.
What Past Students Say
Jamie Smith, Royal Marine "“I wouldn't have been able to do it without the help and guidance from the Uniformed Services course”
Billy “It’s a good course that gives you loads of information and also prepares you for joining the army”.
Aigars “I have done Public Services for two years and the most enjoyable is physical fitness and expedition skills”.
Alfie “A good thing about the course is getting to know new people and working in a team in a variety of adventurous activities”.
Jasmine “I have made some great friends and I love the fitness”.
Eli “I have done Public Service Level 1 and 2 and it has been fantastic. I have gained a lot of knowledge and fitness in a fun and engaging way. We do activities like shooting, archery, camping, climbing and canoeing. We also do team sports and make lots of friends”.