As part of your training you’ll also be given the chance to apply for widely recognised BTEC qualifications, these are equivalent to GCSE’s.
The BTEC LEVEL 2 DIPLOMA IN PUBLIC SERVICES is an internationally respected qualification equivalent to 4 GCSEs at A* – C Level. It mixes theory and practical elements with an emphasis on leadership, teamwork, communications, problem solving and fitness. Cadets learn professional CV preparation, interviewing techniques, communication, first aid, adventure training, health and nutrition. And best of all, it’s FREE for Cadets!
Cadets must be 16 to enrol in the BTEC Programme. Cadets can complete up to 77% of the qualification just by participating in their normal Cadet activities. By gaining a recognised qualification shows employers the valuable skills they have learned within the Cadet forces and can possibly enhance their employability and promotion prospects.
You can find our more about the BTEC awards by visiting the Air Cadets website here.