Entry to Uniformed Protective Services Level 2

This course develops the basic underpinning knowledge of the requirements for entry into Public Uniformed Services. You will study practical and theoretical elements including: employment in the Protective Services; physical fitness; team working and problem solving; health and hygiene; map reading and navigation; adventurous activities; competitive sports and volunteering opportunities.




Level 2

Course Type

16 +


Options Course Code Starts Ends
apply 60136 09/09/24 04/07/25

What will I study?

You will study a total of six units during your time at college incorporating both practical and theoretical elements including:

Employment in the Uniformed Services Physical Fitness for the Uniformed Services Develop Team Working and Problem Solving Skills Health and Hygiene in 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

What previous qualifications or experience do I need?

Minimum four grade 3-9 at GCSE or successful completion of the Level 1 course, and English and/or maths at grade 3.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is through coursework, portfolios and assignments as ongoing assessment. The package offers a well rounded education, which will give an experience of different fields of assessment in preparation to progress onto advanced study on an BTEC 90 Credit Diploma Level 3 course. The qualification grade will be calculated through the accumulation of credits throughout the studied units.

What qualification will I achieve?

Level 2 Diploma in Public Services (2 x GCSE equivalent)

What can I do after completing this course?

On successful completion of the course, Students may wish to progress on to the Level 3 90 Credit Public Service Diploma.

Are there any extra costs?

Cost of the course will be approximately £280 which covers: educational visits, outdoor activities, transport, outdoor equipment and coat, insurances and instructor fees

Additional Info

There are physical and outdoor elements to this course which are compulsory