Teamwork and Personal Development in the Community (double award)

Vocational Level 2

For students who would like an introduction to Uniformed Services and the values and skills which these careers uphold.

This course is for you if...

  • you have aspirations of joining an Emergency Blue Light or Military service.

Our extensive links with Hampshire Constabulary, Hampshire Fire & Rescue, Maritime & Coastguard Agency, South Central Ambulance Service, Army, Royal Navy, Royal Air Force and Prison Service are exceptional.

Other subjects such as Criminology, Law & Legal would be suitable courses alongside this one. This course allows students to take GCSE Maths or English as well if needed.

What topics will I study?

Units that you may study include:

  • Teamwork and communication skills
  • Career planning and self-assessment for uniformed organisations
  • Improving health and fitness in uniformed organisations
  • Personal development through adventurous activities
  • Land navigation by map and compass
  • Expedition skills
  • Fundamentals of nautical studies
  • Volunteering
  • Citizenship, the individual and society

Students have exclusive access to a wide range of extracurricular activities and enrichment opportunities including:

  • Canoeing and kayaking
  • Climbing on our £30,000 indoor climbing wall
  • Camping expeditions in the New Forest, Purbecks or South Wales
  • Participation in civil defence major incident exercises with the emergency services
  • 3500 ft solo and 13,000 ft tandem parachuting

What can I do after this course?

Successful completion with a minimum Distinction grade and GCSE grades 9-4 in English will allow students to progress to a Level 3 programme.


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