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Level 2 Public Services

This course will enable you to examine a range of uniformed public services and make informed decisions about their future career.

The course combines theory and practical application of knowledge to develop essential leadership and team work skills and improve personal fitness levels to meet the entry requirements of your chosen Public service.

You will participate in outdoor activities, practical sport, fitness testing & training, PPD, tutorials, work experience, delivering activities to schools and community groups.

On successful completion of the course at a merit or above you will be offered the opportunity to progress to level 3 Uniformed services.

Key Information

  • Course Level

    Level 2

  • Duration

    This course is for 1 Year, attending college 3 days per week onsite to include maths and / or English.

Apply or Enquire

The course is made up of the following units:

  • Investigate employment in the uniformed services
  • Physical fitness for the uniformed services
  • Develop team working and problem solving skills
  • Health & safety in the uniformed services
  • Health & hygiene in the uniformed services
  • Follow uniformed service routine
  • Exploring equality & diversity for the uniformed services
  • Carry out map reading & navigation
  • Undertake adventurous activities

PT kit and walking boots are required, some outdoor clothing is provided.
Learners will be expected to wear a ‘uniform’ of polo shirt, walking trousers
and waterproof jacket.

Assignment based assessment

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Financial Support

Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.

Course Fees


We do not currently have fee information available for this course. Please contact us for further information.


Apply or enquire about this course

Please use the following links to make an application or enquiry about this course.


We are experiencing some technical issues with the apply system.  If you are having difficulties with this as an alternative you can download an Application Form (PDF) – this can be edited directly on your device, then saved and emailed to our central admissions Team centraladmissions@don.ac.uk


Apply online Make an enquiry Call 0800 358 7575

Information for EU Students

From January 2021, how you apply for a course will change. For more information, read the UK Government's guide for the UK points-based immigration system for EU students (pdf).

Visit our International pages for more information and contact details