The Uniformed and Public Services play a vital role in the welfare and safety of people here in the UK and abroad, on the front-line and behind the scenes.

If you’re inspired by our service men and women and you want a job where no two days are the same, a career in uniformed and public services could be for you.

  • Experience a variety of different roles and responsibilities in the sector so that you can make an informed decision about your career choices.
  • Take part in a series of field trips where you can consider public services challenges, test your skills and challenge yourself in team building exercises.
  • Attend a week-long residential at Catterick Garrison and test your skills and abilities alongside your course mates. 
  • Hear first-hand from guest speakers within the industry, including prison officers, Police officers, RAF and Marines.
  • Get all the careers advice and support you need throughout your course to ensure you’re heading for success when you leave us.
  • Develop transferable skills you’ll need for employment in any industry including communication, leadership, problem solving and decision making.

Get the real world skills our Uniformed and Public Service employers are demanding through work experience, adventure days, workshops, talks and fieldwork with our partners, including:

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Our UPS courses

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On successful completion of a Level 1 or Level 2 you can continue your studies with us, progressing on to the next level in Public and Uniformed Services.

Following successful completion of the Level 3 course, you’ll have the qualifications you need to study a degree in a relevant subject area, or progress to a range of careers in the Industry.