Technical Public Services courses

Looking for a job in Public Services? Our ex-service tutors have over 40 years of combined experience and will ensure you achieve the necessary skills to progress. We offer Technical BTEC courses that are ideal for those looking to progress into the Police, Armed Forces or Fire Service.


Why Blackburn College?

  • Take part in exciting trips to a variety of Military establishments and Outward Bound residentials.
  • Learn directly from experienced tutors who have considerable experience in the services.
  • Take part in work placements with the RAF, Royal Navy or the British Army.
  • Guest speakers from uniformed services such as the Territorial Army, Royal Navy, Lancashire Police and Lancashire Fire & Rescue.

Career Opportunities 

Here are just a few of the careers and job roles our students have gone on to do:

  • Army
  • Highways Agency
  • HM Customs and Excise
  • Navy
  • Paramedics
  • Police
  • Prison Service
  • RAF
  • Royal Marines