Our protective services courses focus on fitness, teamwork and discipline, helping you to prepare for roles in the following areas:

  • Police Force
  • Ambulance Service
  • Fire and Rescue 
  • Prison Service
  • Armed Forces

You’ll learn from tutors who have all served in the military or other protective services. You will develop the vital skills and discipline needed for a successful career in a frontline role, including teamwork, communication, initiative and leadership.

You’ll have the chance to develop practical skills such as navigation and orienteering as well as gaining knowledge of the criminal justice system, citizenship and human behaviour.

Within our practical based courses, you’ll have the chance to get involved in adventurous activities and pursuits including abseiling and mountain biking and take part in educational visits. You’ll also be encouraged to take part in competitions and showcase your skills and abilities to build your confidence.

Alongside your studies you’ll hear from currently serving Police Officers, Firefighters and members of the Armed Forces; giving you an insight into what your future career might look like.