Entry to the Uniformed Services Level 1
Type: Full Time
Subject: Public (Uniformed Services)
Start Date: 06 September 2021
Fee: Please contact the Information Centre for fee information
Who is it for
If you're considering a career in any of the Uniformed Services, this Level 1 course is the perfect starting point. Introducing you to essential practical skills needed across all of the services, you'll improve your fitness levels and team working skills, learn vital map– reading skills, and get the opportunity to get your adrenaline rushing in adventurous outdoor activities.
Interview Skills Assessment
You will be required to attend a Welcome Event – details will be provided upon application.
What will I need
A minimum of Entry Level 3 in English equivalent and the ability to demonstrate
an interest in the subject.
What is covered
Topics covered on the course include: well– being and physical fitness, team working
skills, developing self–discipline, health and safety, map reading and navigation, and
How is the course assessed
The course is assessed through written assignments and practical activities.
What can this course be combined with
English, Maths, Work Experience and Employability Skills.
What can this course lead to
This course is a fantastic introduction to careers in the uniformed services. On
successful completion of this course and the achievement of functional skills English and maths you can progress on to the Level 2 Diploma for Entry to the Uniformed Services.
Are there any additional costs
You will be required to purchase the course uniform from Total Clothing (Peterborough) which costs approximately £160, this will need to be worn every day that you are in College. There is also a course cost of £105 which covers the cost of day trips, visits and other activities associated with the course.