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Perhaps no career can be as essential, rewarding and as appreciated by society as one in Public Services. Ranging from Level 1 to Level 3, these courses are ideal if you are interested in working in the Police Service, Fire Service, Ambulance Service, Prison Service, Security, Revenue and Customs and the Armed Forces.

This course area was officially graded as Outstanding by Ofsted, and some of the reasons for this included:

  • Inspiring teaching, learning and assessment enabling students to make excellent progress and achieve especially well
  • Success rates are very high on most courses and many students achieve high grades
  • Students thoroughly enjoy their courses and are strongly motivated to do well
  • Teachers are enthusiastic and highly credible practitioners drawn from a range of services including the armed forces, the police and the prison service.

With high progression rates to further study or relevant employment, public services students benefit from a strong culture of mutual respect, providing excellent preparation for a future career within the public services sector.