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Public Services

Develop your interest in human behaviour, leadership and teamworking while gaining the skills and knowledge required by employers in the uniformed public services.

This course is designed to prepare you for a career in a range of public services including the police, ambulance and fire services, the armed forces, prison and security services or local and central government such as HM Revenue and Customs. You will develop a broad understanding that is relevant to the widest career opportunities.

Core units include: Team leadership, Understanding discipline, Government policies & citizenship, and Contemporary society.

Specialist units can include: Physical preparation & fitness, Command & control, Understanding aspects of the legal system, and Law making processes.

There are no formal exams but there will be continuous assessment throughout the course.


Next steps

Possible options for progression to employment include:

Police Officer Criminologist
Paramedic Army Officer
Firefighter Customs Officer
Social Worker Prison Officer

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