Uniformed Public Services


Course Title: Level 1 Personal Development & Public Services
Course Code: OR240

Department: Uniformed Public Services
Course Type: Full time

Not sure what direction to take? Do you feel you could do with developing the skills and qualities needed to progress on to employment or other further education courses? Then this could be the course for you!

This one year course combines the best of outdoor education, sports, health and fitness and classroom based study and work experience to help you develop self-esteem, teamwork, leadership and personal development, to give you the confidence to achieve your goals and plan your future.

As well as gaining a qualification, you will also have the opportunity to take part in Duke of Edinburgh Bronze, National Citizenship Service and gain certificates of achievement in kayaking, climbing, mountain biking and teamwork.



BTEC Introductory Diploma in Public Services

Course Content

Course includes:
Investigating rights and responsibilities at work
Managing your health at work
Taking part in sport
Assisting at a sport or active leisure event
Take part in exercise and fitness activities
How the body works
Planning own fitness programme
Working in a team
Preparing for work placement.

Next Steps

Level 2 Military Preparation Level 2 Diploma in Uniformed Public Services Level 2 Diploma in Outdoor Adventure Level 2 Diploma in Sport & Fitness Intermediate Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership Intermediate Apprenticeship in Leisure Operations

Career Opportunities

Further training to become: Outdoor Centre Assistant Personal trainer Instructor at an outdoor leisure centre Military

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions
07-Sep-20 25-Jun-21 9.15 a.m. 4.45 p.m. Full time 105
Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+

Additional Costs

You will be required to purchase course clothing at approximately £100 - this cost will include a contribution towards additional educational visits.

Location & Contact Details


Kingston Maurward College Main Campus | Directions


Course Helpline 01305 215215

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Materials Required

Basic stationery - pens, pencils, A4 lever arch file, ruler and eraser. Practical clothing suitable for the weather condition. Course sweatshirt and sports T-shirt. Outdoor footwear.


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