Certificate in Uniformed Services - Short Course (SCQF Level 4-6)
Specifically designed for candidates who want to fast-track into the uniformed and military services. There is a strong emphasis on developing physical fitness, problem solving, team building, core and essential skills. Input from partners in the civilian and military services provides unique insight to real-life experiences. Students are required to attend college for four full days per week.
At interview stage 1 applicants are required to explain their experience, interests, knowledge and skills relevant to their chosen career in the uniformed/emergency services. They must demonstrate ability, understanding and a clear commitment to succeed. At interview stage 2 applicants’ fitness levels will be assessed by college tutors through gym-based fitness tests.
Successful completion may lead to employment with Scottish Ambulance Service, Paramedics, Scottish Prison Service, Fire and Rescue Service, the Police, Royal Navy, RAF or Royal Marines.
27 Jan 2020
Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body