Entry to the Uniformed Services

Are you interested in pursuing a career in the field of Unifored Public Services? This course is designed to give you an introductory insight into the sector and career pathways available. The qualification aims to provide learners with:
• an understanding of the uniformed public services sector
• the opportunity to investigate career opportunities in the uniformed services
• the ability to prepare for a recruitment interview
• an understanding of the personal commitment and fitness requirements needed to be employed in a uniformed service role
• an understanding of the external organisations that impact on and influence the work of the uniformed services
• an understanding of how uniformed services organisations respond in emergency situations
• the opportunity to understand and develop the skills and qualities needed to work in a range of uniformed services eg leadership skills, coaching skills, conflict management, personal protection, teamwork, communication, navigation, drill.


You will study a range of units, including Unit 1 Prepare for a career in a chosen uniformed service, alongside two optional units that aim to focus on the study of the uniformed services within the public services sector, offer breadth and depth of study, incorporating a key core of knowledge and provide opportunities to acquire a number of practical and technical work-related skills.


Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:
• Level 3 Diploma in a related field
• Public Service foundation degree
• Higher apprenticeships
• BA in Public Services.
They may also be useful to learners studying qualifications in the following sectors/areas:
• management
• public services
• local or national government
• justice
• security. The course attracts UCAS points – P – 8, M – 16, D – 24, D* – 28


Internally assessed and externally quality assured.

Entry Requirements

Level 2 qualification in any field. You do not need to be working in this field to undertake this qualification.





Please contact our Admissions Team for fee information and advice on remission


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NameAvailable at:Start DateAcademic Yr
Level 3 Certificate for Entry to Public Services - Adult Worsley College 16/01/2023 22/23
Level 3 Certificate for Entry to Public Services - Adult Worsley College 17/01/2022 21/22