This qualification is suitable for learners aged 16 and above.
This qualification is designed for learners who want to go on to higher level studies or into a relevant Uniformed Services role, and is suitable for use within a Study Programme.
The objectives of these qualifications are to:
allow learners to progress to employment or further study and towards the entry qualifications and
requirements of a specific uniformed service
provide informed and prepared potential recruits.
These qualifications aim to provide learners with:
an understanding of the uniformed public services sector
the opportunity to investigate career opportunities in the uniformed services
the ability to prepare for a recruitment interview
an understanding of the personal commitment and fitness requirements needed to be employed in a
uniformed service role
an understanding of the external organisations that impact on and influence the work of the
an understanding of how uniformed services organisations respond in emergency situations
the opportunity to understand and develop the skills and qualities needed to work in a range of
uniformed services eg leadership skills, coaching skills, conflict management, personal protection,
teamwork, communication, navigation, drill.