Level 2 Uniformed Services with Sport Study Programme

Course code: SFAD111P

Subject area: Public Services

Study level: School Leaver

Course level: 2

Course details

9:00am - 5:00pm

Monday to Friday

5th Sep 2022 - 30th Jun 2023

Abingdon Campus

Contact details

enquiries@abingdon-witney.ac.uk

01235 555 585

Do you want to make a real difference to peoples' lives? Can you work as well in a team as you can on your own? Love spending time outdoors? Then careers in the Uniformed Services or Sport industry may be just for you! Develop your fitness, teamwork and communication are some of the many skills you will develop on this course.

The course offers a mix of skills and knowledge that will prepare you for working within the Uniformed Services and/or sport industry. These include adventurous activities, working in teams, dealing with the public, keeping the right level of fitness, jobs within Uniformed Services and expeditions.

This course will help you to understand what a job in the Uniformed Services would be like and will help to prepare you for your chosen career. It will also help you to continue in education as success on the course will allow consideration for further study at a higher level.

The course consists of 9 units which offer a blend of practical and theory based learning and assessment.

The course is made up of a range of industry driven topics to fully prepare students for their next steps. These include:
• Investigate Employment in the Uniformed Services
• Physical Fitness for the Uniformed Services
• Develop Team Working and Problem-Solving Skills
• Health and Safety in the Uniformed Services
• Health and Hygiene in the Uniformed Services
• Follow Uniformed Service Routine
• Exploring Equality and Diversity for the Uniformed Services
• Carry Out Map Reading and Navigation
• Participate in Competitive Sports
This course provides students with the opportunity to progress to Level 3 qualifications such as the Level 3 Extended Diploma in either Sport or Uniformed Services); alternatively, you may consider seeking employment in the Public Services or sport industry.
Joining this study programme is subject to a satisfactory interview and the following achievements: At least 4 x GCSE grade 3 or above, usually including English or maths.
A fee of approximately £70 for uniform will need to be paid directly to the supplier. Further information on this will be given during induction.

Study trips and visits linked to modules are arranged as part of your programme of study. Fees regarding these trips are listed below with further advisement upon the start of the course. A day trip and induction trip fee will be payable at induction and are correct at the time of writing:

Day trip fees: £60 (this covers two trips)
Induction trip fee: £95 (Bootcamp Induction trip)

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs, call 01235 216 298 for more information.

The 19+ full fee section displays the full fee that may apply. Fee reductions for 19+ are not applicable for this course.

Due to COVID-19 we are not currently planning any trips as part of your course. If we are able to organise trips during your course, the cost of these will be communicated to you at the time. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate. Bursaries may also available to cover the cost of some trips.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 298 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

16 - 18 Fee

Tuition Fee: £0.00
Exam Fee: £0.00
Kit / Clothing: £70.00

Total Cost: £70.00


19+ Fee

Tuition Fee: £1,250.00
Exam Fee: £0.00
Kit / Clothing: £70.00

Total Cost: £1,320.00


19+ Reduced Fee

Tuition Fee: £0.00
Exam Fee: £0.00
Kit / Clothing: £70.00

Total Cost: £70.00

NCFE Level 2 Diploma for Entry to the Uniformed Services
The Level 2 Uniformed Services with Sport study programme includes a variety of engaging assessment methods including portfolio and coursework-based submissions.
This course provides students with a wide range of industry and employability skills to prepare them for their next steps. These include:
• Teamwork
• Communication
• Resilience
• Leadership
• Interpersonal skills
• Professionalism
• Responsibility
• Self-motivation
• Confidence