Uniformed Services

Investigate employment in the uniformed services
Physical fitness for the uniformed services
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
Undertake adventurous activities
Participate in competitive sports
Explore the use of telecommunication in the uniformed services
Explore volunteering and volunteering opportunities

  • Entry requirements

    4 GCSE, grade 3 (or equivalent)

  • 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

    Level 3 Uniformed Services or a level 3 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 2023

Starts 4 September 2023

Duration 1 Year(s)

Location Uxbridge Campus

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