Public Services


Get started on your career

Public Services


Get started on your career

With a constant need for uniformed and non-uniformed professionals you'll have the opportunity to access an active and rewarding career within public services to really make a difference at a local and national level.

  • Progression to university or employment

    - Public Services is perfect if you’re looking to progress to a top university or directly into employment in a career-relevant role. Example jobs include: Army Officer, Customs Officer, Firefighter, Police Officer, Prison Officer, Private Investigator and Royal Marine.
  • Exciting residential trips

    - Benefit from exciting residential trips to Aberdovey Outdoor Education Centre and Altcar Training Camp. Development lifelong bonds with your classmates while gaining the physical and mental tools needed for a successful career in the services.
  • Skills that top employers are looking for

    - Learn directly from our passionate tutors who are all ex-service members. You’ll also have the opportunity to participate in a work placement with the British Army, Fire Service, Prison Service and more to develop key employability skills.
William Raynor Military Academy Level 1
I’ve really enjoyed every aspect of my course and the Public Services tutors at Blackburn College are the best tutors I’ve ever had in education. I’ve now progressed to the British Army where I’m looking forward developing a successful career as part of the British Armed Forces Read more >>
Irfaan Seedat Public Services (Uniformed or Non-Uniformed) Level 3
I came to Blackburn College because of the reputation of the Public Services course and the amount of experience the tutors have in the industry. Since completing my course, I’ve progressed to Lancashire Constabulary where I’m training to be a Special Constable. Read more >>

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*Data from August 2013 to June 2016