Uniformed Public Services (Armed Forces, NHS and Prison Services) Level 3

Start Date

Mon Sep 02 2024

Day / Time



1 year



Uniformed Public Services (Armed Forces, NHS and Prison Services) Level 3

Do you want a career in the Uniform Public Services, including the Army, Navy, Marines, RAF, Air Force, Coast Guard, National Guard, NHS or Prsion Service?

Our Level 3 Uniform Public Service course is designed to give you the skills knowledge and behaviours towards a career in the services.

In your first year, you'll study the following units:

  • Develop leadership skills   
  • Prepare for a career in the UPS   
  • Develop aspects of physical fitness for entry to the uniformed services  
  • Volunteering in the uniformed services    
  • Emergency planning and response in the uniformed services 
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion     
  • Mental and physical wellbeing
  • The influence of UK government, international organisations and the media on the uniformed services
  • Collaboration between uniformed services

In your second year, you'll focus on:

  • Uniformed services hierarchy and routine  
  • Understand conflict management and personal protection   
  • Values and standards   
  • Understand the impact of war and conflict on uniformed services    
  • UK legal systems and uniformed services   
  • Carry out map reading and navigation across open country   
  • Security procedures in the uniformed services   
  • Skills for land-based outdoor and adventurous activities
  • ICT in the uniformed services

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