Level 4 Award for Use of Force Unit Commanders

Course code: L4-AFC-BAA | Credits: 8

The Level 4 Award for Use of Force Unit Commanders is designed to provide comprehensive training and knowledge to individuals who hold or aspire to hold leadership positions in use of force units. This course focuses on enhancing their understanding of tactical decision-making, risk assessment, and operational planning in high-pressure situations. Participants will learn advanced techniques for managing and commanding use of force operations, including the effective utilization of resources, communication strategies, and legal considerations. The course also emphasizes ethical conduct, professionalism, and accountability in the use of force. By completing this award, individuals will be better equipped to lead and manage use of force units, ensuring effective and lawful responses in challenging scenarios.


The Level 4 Award for Use of Force Unit Commanders is a comprehensive course designed for law enforcement professionals seeking to enhance their knowledge and skills in the use of force operations. This program is specifically tailored for unit commanders who are responsible for overseeing and managing use of force incidents within their organizations. By completing this award, participants will gain a deep understanding of legal frameworks, risk assessment, tactical decision-making, and the effective management of use of force incidents. They will learn essential techniques and strategies to ensure the safety of officers and the public while maintaining accountability and adhering to regulatory guidelines. This course is suitable for experienced law enforcement professionals who aspire to take on leadership roles within their units and contribute to the development and implementation of best practices in the use of force. Join the Level 4 Award for Use of Force Unit Commanders to advance your career and make a positive impact in law enforcement operations.

With LSIB you will get following advantage in order to study on-line.

  • Same qualification as on-campus students.
  • Recognised qualification & accepted by universities for further career progression.
  • Assessment is via assignment submission
  • You study on-line at your own pace.

Online Learning

Enrol for the most convinient study mode. Learn at your own pace. Choose the most suitable duration mode:
- 6 months
- 9 months

Why select this mode?

- Best suited, if you wish to move at your pace. There are no forceful lectures and compulsory classes to attend.
- Pay in affordable Monthly, half yearly and quarterly instalments.
- Study material or e-library access available.
- Tutor connect via live chat and email

GBP £1250 / GBP £950

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9 months

Finish in 9 months. If you can spend about 2 to 3 hours per week, use this option.

- Pay in affordable monthly, quarterly and half yearly instalments.
- Study material or e-library access available.

GBP £950

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Why Online?

  • Cost effective - Typically UK diploma starts from GBP £3000 per annum, but with online study, you can enjoy saving more than 60% on your educational investment.
  • Practical Content - The coursework is immediately applicable to the careers, and you can earn long-term gains including increase in salary and promotions
  • Study anytime, anywhere - You don't have to attend a College campus, so you can study from anywhere in the world. You can download & submit assignments.
  • Assessments - Assessment is via assignment submission
Who is this course for?

Learners who are seeking to progress to higher education to take a Bachelor's degree course in Management. Learners could also progress directly to employment.

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