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Public Services


Level 2

Study Mode



1 year

Start Date

September 2024

The course

Are you hoping to pursue a career within one of the many uniformed pulic services? This course will give you a wide range of practical skills and knowledge to do just that.

Course Information

  • An insight into public services
  • Impacts of crime on the community
  • Preparing to respond to emergency incidents
  • Leadership and teamwork
  • Competitive sports and outdoor activities
  • English and Maths, as required

You will need four GCSEs at grade 3 or D or equivalent, preferably including English and Maths, or a Level 1 qualification in a related subject. One satisfactory reference is also needed.

You will learn through a mixture of theoretical and practical sessions. You may also be able to undertake a residential week with the public services, learning about recruitment and entry requirements.

One year full-time, normally in college three days a week.

  • Suitable footwear for both indoor and outdoor activities, such as trainers and football boots.
You will be able to progress to the Level 3 in Public Services.
Work as a police community support officer, police officer (PCSO), fire-fighter, paramedic, probation officer, prison officer, in the armed forces and many more.

Careers this course could lead into

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Upcoming Event

College (Post-16) Open Event

Saturday, 20 April 2024 - 10:00 - 13:00

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