Begin a rewarding career of national importance by studying our Public Services courses. Our experienced staff will help you to build your confidence, resilience and adaptability. This will ensure you are prepared and ready to be a leader in the field.
What are the courses about?
Our courses are ideal if you want to go into a career in the armed forces or emergency services. You will gain the knowledge and analytical skills needed to enter a broad range of public services. This includes the police, intelligence services and civil service.
What will I do as part of the courses?
You will gain experience and insight into a range of themes including terrorism and insurgency, organised crimes, global security and human rights issues. Policing courses look at legislation and procedures, criminal investigations, policing communities, response and roads policing and evidence-based policing and research methods.
You will learn about careers in the sector and develop the physical and interpersonal skills. There will also be opportunities to further develop technical skills through outdoor activities such as navigation.
You can progress to higher level study, including go on to study a degree in Crime, Terrorism and Global Security or Professional Policing, The Policing degree is aligned to the National Policing Curriculum, where you will cultivate a strong grounding in the theory and practice of policing, the criminal justice system and crime matters necessary to start your police career.
There’s lots of apprenticeship and employment opportunities available in research, security services, unformed services, police, MI5/6 and government.
Is it suitable for me?
If you are analytical and solution focused, keen to develop your leadership skills and improve the world around you, public services could be for you.
Example public service careers
£21-42k per year
£22-36k per year
Royal Marines officer
£26-50k per year
Criminal intelligence analyst
£20-52k per year