Welcome to Uniformed Services Academy

The Uniformed Services Academy learning area offers an exciting and realistic environment for those looking to enter the uniformed public services, made up of a dynamic teaching team who have extensive uniformed service experience and who regularly take students to win competitions around the country. 

It has been an amazing two years, Itchen College has helped me grow into a mature student ready to go to university.
- Carley O'Rourke, former Public Services student
In 2016 our students achieved and outstanding overall success rate of 97%.

Our Courses

Public Services (double or triple award)

Vocational Level 3

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Teamwork and Personal Development in the Community (double award)

Vocational Level 2

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The Duke of Edinburgh's Award


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See us in action

Student success

Chloe Cherrington

Chloe Cherrington

Chloe worked extremely hard during her two years at the college to achieve high grades. 

She gained Distinction*/Distinction* and a B in Public Services (double award) and Psychology. 

Chloe is now going on to work for the British Army as part of the Royal Military Police.

Department news

College Ski Trip 2019

The Uniformed Services Academy will be running another exciting ski trip in 2019 and it is open to all students. Prospective students - those who are applying…

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Uniformed Services Host Schools Competition

On Thursday 14 December, our Uniformed Services Academy held their annual Schools Competition, with 88 students from our local schools taking part in a variety…

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Uniformed Services Receive Visit from Royston Smith MP

On Monday 13 November, our Uniformed Services Academy were visited by Royston Smith, MP for Southampton Itchen.

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Key personnel

Mark Hughes - Head of Faculty for Uniformed Services Academy, Law and Criminology

Mark Hughes

Teacher of Public Services