Uniformed Public Services
The Uniformed Public Services course offers you a great insight into life as a member of the Police, Fire Brigade, Navy or Army, RAF and other services such as Paramedics. Teamwork, fitness and leadership form the foundation of the course where you will take part in fitness sessions, adventure activities, drills and exercises to prepare you for life in some of the most physically demanding and vital job roles there are.
Work experience opportunities include placements in local youth organisations, school and events with the RAF, Royal Marines and the Army. Various marshalling opportunities at local events such as the annual charity Nightwalk are also available.
Trips on the course have included Look at Life events across all uniformed services, Peaks Lane Fire Station, regular outdoor education sessions to the Wolds and Peak District, Rock City, mountain biking and regional prison visits to look at the role of Prison Wardens. You will also get to hear from various speakers including industry experts within the Uniformed Public Services, Emergency Planning Officers and Service Career specialists.
As well as all of this you will learn about law, government and citizenship. Criminology, war and conflict and current affairs are also studied.
UCAS points are available upon completion of this course. If you want to specialise in Health for example the University Centre Grimsby offers higher education options in Health and Social Care. Universities across the country will also offer options such as Criminology.
- Ambulance Crew
- Armed Forces
- Dog Handler
- Police Officer
- Prison Officer
- Fire Fighter