What will I learn?
This course encompasses a rangeÂ of outdoor and adventurous activities andÂ sports based units, as well as a wide variety ofÂ protective services subjects. You’ll be involved inÂ and exposed to a range of activities that willÂ support your development and progression toÂ employment or Higher Education, includingÂ extra-curricular trips toÂ Bournemouth Airport Training Facility for anti terrorist combat training, as well as meeting a variety of Protective Service employees to aid you in successful application to your chosen service.
â€˘ Leadership and teamwork
â€˘ Physical preparation for the protective services
â€˘ Land/water based skills/leadership
â€˘ Crime and its effects
â€˘ Command and control
What grades will I need?
Five GCSEs at grade C/4 including Maths and EnglishÂ at grade C/4 or Level 2 atÂ Merit level with Level 2 English.
What can I study next?
â€˘ Degree (BSc) or Foundation DegreeÂ (FdSc) courses
â€˘Â BSc Police Studies
â€˘Â BSc Paramedic Science
â€˘Â BSc Criminology/Forensics
â€˘ Officer Training in the Armed Forces
â€˘ Enlistment into the Uniformed Protective Services
This course gives you the UCAS tariff points for entry to university.
â€˘ Emergency services (police/ambulance/fire brigade)
â€˘ Armed forces (British Army/Royal Navy/Royal Air Force)
â€˘ HM prison service
â€˘ Customs/border control
â€˘ Rescue Services
â€˘ Paramedic Science
â€˘ Outdoor/adventure training instructor
â€˘ Fitness Instructor
Possible Additional Qualifications
â€˘ Level 3 Certificate in Knowledge of Policing