This two-year course is equivalent to 3 A Levels. This course has been developed to provide a solid grounding into Public Services, for anyone who is interested in any kind of Public Service career. Please note that when you apply for this course you will be applying for the first year, which is known as a 90 Credit Diploma.
What will I learn?
The Units cover the following subject areas Police Powers, Aspects of the legal system, Fitness preparation for the uniformed services, Custodial care, current affairs and expeditions.
Prepare for a career in a chosen uniformed service
Develop aspects of physical fitness for entry to the uniformed services
Develop leadership skills
Equality, diversity and inclusion
Carry out map reading and navigation across open country
Outdoor and adventurous expeditions
- Security procedures in the uniformed services
How will I be assessed?
The assessment is ongoing through written assignments, mock court case studies, practical assessment and skills assessments.
A minimum of 4 GCSE passes including English and Maths. We are accepting a grade 4 (C) as a pass. Alternatively we will accept a full Level 2 qualification at Merit grade or above.
Progression & Career Opportunities
Provides entry requirements for university. Students are given career advice throughout the course and most progress directly into employment within a uniformed service. Uniformed Services, University to study a variety of subjects including Law, Criminology and Policing. Visit icould.com to view the career opportunities and guidance in Public Services and Sports.
This is an enjoyable course which includes expeditions and orienteering skills as well as visits to a variety of the uniformed services.