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Uniformed Public Services — NCFE Level 2 Diploma

Course information

Course Information

Course Level: Level 2
Course Location: Learning Exchange
Course Duration: 1 year
Attendance: Day time learning
Study Mode: Full time
Age: 16+


This exciting course is delivered through a mixture of practical, theoretical and work-related tasks and activities. You will be provided with the chance to study in areas related not only to the Public Services but also to areas such as Sport, Psychology, Sociology, Leadership and Health. You will work with talented tutors and serving members of the Public Services. You will have the chance to ask questions, explore employment and receive advice relevant to your chosen career path. The subjects you will study are wide ranging, engaging and enjoyable which will enable you to show off your practical and academic ability. You will learn about:
• employment opportunities
• teamwork and problem solving skills
• health and safety
• health and hygiene
• uniformed service routine
• health and fitness
• volunteering
• equality and diversity
In this safe and supportive environment, you will achieve anything you put your mind to!
As part of the course you may also study English and Maths to develop your employability skills.


Level 2 Diploma in Uniformed Public Services

This course leads to...

Progression Pathway

Successful completion of this course may lead to progression onto a variety of Level 3 courses, employment or training in your chosen profession.

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

For our Level 2 Uniformed Public Service course we usually require a minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade D/3 or above including English and Maths.
Please note that any student not achieving a Level 4 in GCSE Maths/English will resit these GCSEs alongside their main college course.

• All applicants will need to complete a satisfactory interview and an Initial Assessment.

• You should show a genuine interest in the study of public services, be disciplined and committed to working hard.

Why study with us?

Why CoLC?

Excellent grades within the Public Services department

Range of practical activities offered including water and land based.

National Citizenship Award - includes a week residential

Duke of Edinburgh - nationally recognised award.

Guest speakers from industry - army , police & fire service.

Industry practice in foot drill and marching

Links to Merseyside Police - public order training, cadets, police specials.

Trips to London and Houses of Parliament.

City centre based.

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Further Information...

Need more information or can’t find the course you’re looking for? We can book you in to speak with our dedicated Advice & Guidance team about your options at The City of Liverpool College. With hundreds of courses and flexible learning, we’re sure to have something to meet your needs.

You can contact us online via or call us at any point on 0151 252 3000 with any queries you may have – we’re here to help.


Course ID: 163770

Course Year: 21/22

Course Duration: 1 Year


If you are 16-18 years old at the start of your course, studying at The City of Liverpool College is free.

Aged 19 or over and unemployed or earning less than £18,135 a year? You may also qualify to join this course for free. To find out more, contact our admissions team on 0151 252 3000 or at

Fee for21/22 is 993.00
In future years this fee may be subject to change.

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