Career Prospects

Career options and national starting averages include:

  • Trainee Firefighter £22,000+
  • Scenes of Crime Officer £16,000+

You could go on to be an:

  • RAF Officer with degree £31,000-£34,000+
  • Royal Navy Officer £38,000+

Source: National Careers Service

Public Uniformed Services

The Public Services sector offers a range of career options, all working at the heart of our community, to help aid and protect the public. Options range from prison officer to highways agency, however the majority choose the armed forces, fire brigade, police or nursing. Positions often hold great responsibility and job security is generally high, with the potential to advance further within your field.

Our action-packed uniformed services courses include Level 1 and Level 3 Diplomas, offering a mix of academic and physical skills to develop the confidence and technical skills which enable students to go straight into one of the services or a university course. The courses include work experience opportunities, residential trips and outdoor activities including camping, canoeing, orienteering, abseiling and climbing. You will also have access to our fully equipped fitness suite and brand new 3G sports pitch.

A Level Options
This subject area has courses which can be taken alongside A Levels and other qualifications.

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