Policing & Uniformed Services

This course offers you a great insight into life as a member of the Police, Fire Brigade and other services such as the Royal Navy, Army and Royal Air Force.

Our Policing & Uniformed Services courses are available at Level/s 1, 2, 3

Our Policing & Uniformed Services courses offers you a great insight into life as a member of the Police, Fire Brigade, Royal Navy or other services such as the Army or Royal Air Force.

Teamwork, fitness and leadership form the foundation of the course where you will take part in fitness sessions, adventure activities, drills and exercises to prepare you for life in some of the most physically demanding and vital job roles there are.

Work experience opportunities include placements in local youth organisations, schools and events with the RAF, Royal Marines, Army and Police.

 

English & Maths

If you haven’t achieved a GCSE Grade 4 (C) in English and/or Maths you will be required to either; take a Functional Skills qualification if you have achieved a Grade 1 or 2, or retake the GCSE if you’ve achieved Grade 3. You will be fully supported by our specialist team ahead of taking the exam.

Career Areas

  • Police Officer
  • Royal Navy
  • Fire Brigade
  • Army
  • Royal Air Force

You will learn how the different Uniformed Services operate and the types of skills you will need to succeed.

Units could include the following topics:

  • Investigating employment in the uniformed services
  • Team work and problem solving
  • Map reading and navigation
  • Values and standards in the Police service
  • Mental and physical wellbeing in the Police service
  • Crime scene investigation
  • Dealing with emergency incidents
  • Understanding mental health.