The armed forces provide a chance to be within the military but develop skills and a mentality that will stand you in great stead for the rest of your life should you leave the services.
Information on applications to an armed force and the kind of opportunities available can be found at the following links.
VIth Form Boarding Opportunity
Welbeck Defence Sixth Form College provides a chance for prospective members of the armed forces to learn and board at a college specifically focused on producing future military personnel. It is based just south of Loughborough. More information can be found at the following link.