Uniformed Public Services


Course Title: Level 2 Diploma in Uniformed Public Services
Course Code: OR233

Department: Uniformed Public Services
Course Type: Full time

This one year course is designed to equip learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills required for success when moving towards a career in the uniformed public services.

Concentrating on skills such as communication, personal development, fitness, sport, leadership and outdoor adventure, you will learn about career opportunities within all the public services and gain the skills that could lead to sports fitness, outdoor adventure and public service pathways.



NCFE Diploma for Entry to the Uniformed Services

Course Content

Units include:
Improving health and fitness for entry to the uniformed public services
Employment in the uniformed public services
Adventurous activities and teamwork for the uniformed public services
Sport and recreation in the uniformed public services
Volunteering in the uniformed public services
Role and work of the uniformed public services
Carrying out a project in uniformed public services
Citizenship, society and the uniformed public services
Crime and its effect on society and individuals
Employability skills
Land navigation by map and compass
Health and fitness
Sports and recreation
Work placement
Nationally recognised additional qualifications and there will be an opportunity to gain National Governing Body (NGB) Awards in kayaking and canoeing.

All students will have the opportunity to join the Combined Cadet Force (CCF), Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme (DofE) and can participate in Football and Rugby at various levels with the chance of joining the British Colleges Leagues college team.

Next Steps

Level 3 Extended Diploma in Outdoor Adventure Level 3 Extended Diploma in Uniformed Public Services Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport & Fitness

Career Opportunities

Armed forces Outdoor activity centres Public service organisations Sports/Leisure centres Volunteer organisations Youth leadership Instructor roles.

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

It is recommended that applicants set aside approximately £200 for additional NGB training, off-site activities/trips and essential kit. All personal protective equipment (PPE) will be provided. A uniform will also be required which will cost in the region of £50.

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 folders, ruler and eraser. Suitable outdoor clothing and footwear. Uniform.


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