UOTC Leadership Development Programme - Module 1

The Leadership Development Programme Module 1 provides theoretical and practical leadership training coupled with supporting life skills and experiences.

Outline of Activity

You receive a certificate signed by Commanding Officer the University Officer Training Corps (UOTC) on satisfactory completion of the module and associated assessments. All supporting evidence to show sufficient attendance at training and assessment papers/results will be held by the UOTC to support the certificate issued.

Learning Outcomes

  • A good grounding in the principles and theories of leadership and management.
  • Be able to apply leadership principles and theories of leadership and management.
  • Able to understand and use the basic techniques of oral and written communication.
  • Understand the basic principles of map reading and navigation and apply them in an outdoor environment.
  • Understanding of the values and standards relating to leadership and management roles.
  • Have a good understanding of how to work and interact within a team.
  • Have a grasp of basic social etiquette theory and have put this into practice.
  • Experience of a number of cultural and social activities.

Assessment Details

To develop leadership and management skills through a challenging programme of military activities, adventurous training and sport.

This will involve:

  • Command
  • Leadership
  • Physical
  • Skill at arms
  • First aid
  • Map reading
  • Marching
  • Etiquette
  • Sport
  • Field craft
  • Adventurous training.

Level of Commitment

Students must attend

20 x evenings

October - March annually

8 x weekends Friday evening to Sunday

October - March annually

15 day camp

June annually

5 day adventure training qualification course

Voluntary, usually May through Sept annually

3 x weekends for non module 1 activities



CSgt Alan Baxter University Officer Training Corps (UOTC)

Tel: 028 92260460

E-mail: Alan.Baxter330@mod.gov.uk