Level 2 Uniformed Public Services

Start Date

Mon Sep 07 2020

Day / Time

Weekdays

Duration

1 year

Campus

Academy for Sport

Level 2 Uniformed Public Services

Uniformed Public Services includes the Armed Forces, Police, Fire, Prison and Paramedics. This course has been designed to help you build the skills, knowledge and behaviours needed to progress successfully into a role in one of these services. This course will also be beneficial for anyone thinking of a career in Public Services such as Government, Education and the NHS.

You will study the following units:

  • Crime and it Impact on Society
  • Law and its Impact on the Individual
  • Citizenship
  • Land Navigation
  • Outdoor Adventurous Activities
  • Working Skills
  • Employability
  • Project in Public Services
  • Role and Work in Public Services
  • Health, Fitness & Lifestyle
  • Volunteering

You will study towards an English or maths GCSE alongside your the course with our expert English and maths teaching team and you will take part in Personal and Social development lessons with topics ranging from job applications to personal finance.

You will also the opportunity to undertake some more exciting trips and visits such as walking up a mountain, land navigated walk, indoor rock climbing, orienteering and a survival expedition. There will also be lots of specialised guest speakers from various areas of uniformed and non uniformed public services.

Sport Academies

You will have the opportunity to join of one of our nine sport academies, where you will get:

• Up to 9 hours of professional training each week, access to competitions and specialist sport academy coaches
• Free access to physiotherapy assessments and treatment
• The opportunity to compete in local, national and international competitions
• A personalised training and development programme

Academy sports available are: Mens Football, Womens Football, Mens Rugby, Womens Rugby, Netball, Basketball, Boxing, Athletics and Cricket and all academies can cater from participation level right up to elite athletes. All academy members will be given free Adidas kit worth £79. If you do not wish to join one of our academies, you will undertake an employment related project designed to develop further your employability skills.

What about after the course?
Future
Careers:
  • Officers in armed forces
  • Senior police officers
  • Senior officers in fire, ambulance, prison and related services
  • Probation officers
  • NCOs and other ranks
  • Police officers (sergeant and below)
  • Fire service officers (watch manager and below)
  • Prison service officers (below principal officer)
  • Police community support officers
What
you could
earn:
Potential
£49,858
Entry level
£0
Average
£29,869

Academy for Sport