Public Services

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
Understand conflict management and personal protection
The influence of UK government, international organisations and the media on the uniformed services
Collaboration between uniformed services
Outdoor and adventurous expeditions
Crime scene investigation

  • Entry requirements

    5 GCSEs, grade 4 including English and maths

  • Who is the course for?

    The course is for anyone wanting to gain employment within the Uniformed Services, e.g. the Armed Service, Emergency Services, Border Control, Prison Service or Private Security services

  • Study methods

    Group work, workshops, other class sessions practical and outdoor sessions.

  • How is the course assessed?

    Assignments throughout the course include reports, presentations, practical work, oral work, projects and a range of outdoor activities.

  • More information

    Students are expected to attend residential activities which do incur a fee. There is also a charge for uniform (polos, t-shirts, hoodie).

  • Where Next – Job Opportunities

    If beyond 18 years then employment within the uniformed services or private sector work

  • Where Next – Further Studies

    This is generally a 2 year course; then university or a level 4 course

  • How to apply

    To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

    >> Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
    >>Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to:
    Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

    When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Course starting Sep 2022

Starts 1 September 2022

Duration 1 Year(s)

Location Uxbridge Campus

Days/Time Monday-Friday
09:00 - 17:00