Uniformed Public Services Level 2

Start Date

Mon Sep 02 2024

Day / Time



1 year



Uniformed Public Services Level 2

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:

  • Investigate employment in the uniformed services
  • Physical fitness for the uniformed services unit
  • Develop team working and problem solving skills
  • Health and safety in the uniformed services
  • Health and hygiene in the uniformed services
  • Follow uniformed service routine
  • Exploring equality and diversity for the uniformed services
  • Carry out map reading and navigation
  • Explore volunteering and volunteering opportunities

You will also 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 a survival expedition, walking up a mountain, land navigated walk, indoor rock climbing and orienteering.

There will also be lots of specialised guest speakers from various areas of uniformed and non uniformed public services.

Sports Academies

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

  • Up to 4.5 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

Our eight specialist academies are:

  • Athletics
  • Basketball
  • Boxing
  • Men's Football
  • Men's Rugby
  • Netball
  • Women's Football
  • Women’s Rugby

They all offer outstanding, training, coaching and playing opportunities for everyone of all abilities.

If you do not wish to join one of our academies, you will undertake a work readiness workshop that is designed to develop further your employability skills and undetake volunteering opportunities.

Academy for Sport