Level 3 Uniformed Public Services

Start Date

Mon Sep 07 2020

Day / Time



2 years


Academy for Sport

Level 3 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, Probation, Court Services, Education and the NHS.

In year on you'll study:

  • Fitness Testing
  • Governement
  • Leadership
  • Citzenship
  • Crime and it Effect on Society
  • Land Based Outdoor Adventurous Activities
  • Instructing Physical Activity and Exercise
  • Current Media and Affairs

In year two, you'll cover:

  • Major Incidents
  • War and Conflict
  • Law and Legal System
  • Custodial Care
  • Physical Preparation and Exercise
  • Extended Research
  • Discipline and Behaviour
  • Command and Control

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?
  • 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
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