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Public Services Level 2 at Belfairs Academy

Course description

This is a one year vocational course aimed at preparing students who want to work in the fire service, police or armed forces. It involves a range of skills, knowledge and understanding from public services activities, environments and operations. There is a practical fitness element to this unit.

Units covered include:

• Investigating public services in the UK

• Employment in the uniformed public services

• Know the purpose and importance of public service skills

Units may vary each year.

Entry requirements

Entry to Level 2 (See Pathways).


This is based on internal assignments as well as through  practical assessment. There are no external examinations

Future opportunities

Possible future employment within police, fire and rescue service, ambulance service, army, royal navy, royal air force, coastguard, prison service and customs and excise.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Belfairs Academy directly.

Last updated date: 28 April 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 Year