NCFE Level 2 Diploma for Entry to Uniformed Services
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
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
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.
Where next - Further Studies
Level 3 Uniformed Services or a level 3 course
Where next - Job Opportunities
If beyond 18 years then employment within the uniformed services or private sector work
Students are expected to attend residential activities which do incur a fee. There is also a charge for uniform (polos, t-shirts, hoodie).
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.