Military Preparation - Prepare for a life in Armed Forces

Military Preparation - Prepare for a life in Armed Forces

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Military Preparation - Prepare for a life in Armed Forces

The course is aimed at developing potential recruits’ knowledge of fitness, nutritional awareness, teamwork and communicational skills.

Throughout the course, the tutors will embed crucial employability skills to help prepare for employment, including careers in the British Armed Forces.

The programme has been designed to develop physical fitness, essential skills and self-confidence. It will have timetabled practical fitness sessions, teamwork, drill and swimming sessions. This should ensure students are prepared for the selection fitness tests of their chosen service.


Duration 1 year
Study mode
Start date 09/09/2019
Campus Quarry Hill Campus
Course code 73136-01

What you will study

The course will include:

Fitness- Develop training programmes, understand training methods and boot camp style training sessions.

Nutrition- Food preparation, understanding diet and preparing healthy meals.

Teamwork- Understanding team roles, participate in practical team tasks and discuss team structures with the armed forces.

Military Preparation- Participate in drill, uniform preparation, presentation and hygiene in the field.

Swimming- Improve swimming techniques and confidence in the water, participate in military style swimming sessions and meet the required target.

Volunteering- Learn about the local community and social action projects that will further students’ understanding of the armed forces in the community.

How you will it be assessed?

Students will be assessed through written assignments, practical demonstrations, peer assessment and tutor assessments.

Entry Requirements

All students are required to have a genuine interest in joining the armed forces. A reference from your previous place of education would be desirable. Students need to have 2 GCSE’s at grade 2 including English and Maths.

What's Next

Throughout the duration of the course, you will meet a variety of armed forces and they will support you in selecting your chosen service. They will provide extensive careers talks and meet to discuss the application process. Our aim is to have all students in their selected armed force by the end of the course.

Campus Locations

Quarry Hill Campus

Playhouse Square
West Yorkshire
Nearest train station
Leeds Central Station, 0.9 MilesWebsite