Public Services - Level 1

Are you interested in a career in the Army, Police, Royal Navy, Prison Service, Fire Service, Border Force or Royal Air Force?

This one-year course is designed to introduce you to some of the skills and knowledge required for your chosen public service career.

It is also provides a platform to develop life skills and knowledge which can be applied to other career paths.

How will I be assessed?

The course is based upon the successful submission of coursework, which can be through a variety of assessment methods such as observations, role plays and presentations.

What do I need?

A literacy and numeracy test will need to be completed, as well as a satisfactory interview with the course leader.

Where can it take me?

  • College - a Level 2 vocational course, including Public Services

Additional information

  • FREE residential trips as part of the assessment process
  • Use of College facilities such as fitness suite, sports hall, all-weather pitch, outdoor gym, on-site obstacle course
  • Visits from members of the uniformed and non-uniformed public services, including the Armed Forces, Civil Service and the Police Service
  • Regular practical assessment of fitness and expedition skills

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