Public Services courses
Get the qualifications you need to launch a successful career in the public services industry.
Public Services at Weston College
Whether you want to join the armed, public or emergency services, we have a history of providing qualifications that give students the edge when they apply for jobs. Ranging from Level 1 to degree-level, Public Services courses have their own floor and dedicated space at our iconic Knightstone Campus.
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Occupations related to Public Services
Officer in armed forces
Officers in armed forces serve as commissioned officers in Her Majesty’s armed forces, foreign and Commonwealth armed forces; plan, direct, organise and administer military operations; and perform duties for which there is no civilian equivalent.
Employment in region: 0 positions
Senior police officer
Senior police officers plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the resources and activities of a specific geographical or functional area of generalised or specialised police work. Senior officers of the British Transport Police direct the specialised police service for the railway network across Britain.
Employment in region: 261 positions
Senior officer in fire, ambulance, prison or related services
Fire officers plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources of a specific physical or functional area of a statutory or private fire brigade/service and the resources necessary for the protection of property at fires within a salvage corps area. Ambulance officers plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the resources necessary for the provision of ambulance services. Prison officers (principal officer and above) plan, organise, direct, and co-ordinate the activities and resources necessary for the running of a prison, remand or detention centre. Customs officers plan and direct the work of customs, excise and immigration staff in the monitoring and inspection of goods and persons crossing national borders.
Employment in region: 212 positions