The uniformed services offer a diverse and exciting range of career opportunities. If you are outgoing, enthusiastic, have a keen interest in uniformed services, and you enjoy a challenge then this is the course for you.
As part of this course you will investigate the nature of the uniformed services as well as gaining a sound understanding of their role within society. Emphasis is placed on your own personal development exploring the role of fitness and teamwork within the practical units.
You will normally complete a National Certificate in year one. Successful completion will allow you to progress to the Diploma (equivalent to two A-levels) or the Extended Diploma (equivalent to three A-levels) in year two.
The Sports Academies in football, rugby and girls sport will be studied alongside this course. All students will be expected to participate and contribute to one of the sports academies organised by the college. The experience of having additional skill acquisition, analysis of performance and team ethics will further enhance students understanding of group dynamic benefiting them in their future employment.
This course would normally benefit from a three day expedition to Snowdonia during year one – further details of this will be provided at interview stage of application.
Future Career Opportunities:
This course is a stepping stone to a vast number of careers including: Police Officer, Paramedic, Security Services, Armed Forces, Border Force Officer, Assistant Immigration Officer, Bodyguard, Coastguard, Dog Handler, Criminal Intelligence Handler, Prison Officer, Store Detective, Customs Officer, Firefighter, Road Traffic Accident Investigator.