If you would like a challenging yet rewarding career in a uniformed services role within the armed forces, emergency services, security or prison services, you’ve come to the right place.
At Nottingham College, you’ll receive all the expert knowledge and skills needed to thrive in an exhilarating job of your choice.
Studying any one of our high quality courses means that you will get an outstanding introduction into the skills and disciplines needed to enter your desired profession and make your mark. Our courses focus on active learning, so you’ll develop practical skills, such as orienteering, while improving your personal fitness and taking part in community work.
You’ll also have the great opportunity to gain hands-on practical skills and experiences through our courses. Recent examples of activities that our students have got involved in include police riot training and public order training, police role play, training with the army, visits to fire stations and a wide range of outdoor and adventure training.
On top of all this, you’ll learn loads with our teaching staff who have bags of experience. Many are in fact former service men and women, who are passionate about supporting our students to fulfil their career goals. They aim to create realistic experiences on our courses, just like those you’d find when working in the sector.
There’ll also be many opportunities for you to get involved in projects, where you can do things your own way. For example, our uniformed services students lead on the College’s Poppy Appeal each year, as well as taking part in sponsored adventure activities.
If you’re interested in getting fitter whilst having fun, you can also join one of the College’s Sport Academies.
We offer courses ranging from Level 1 to Level 3 at Nottingham College.
Careers within the armed forces, emergency services, security or prison services are becoming more and more popular and in demand. So, at Nottingham College we do all we can to ensure that we train all of our students to be fully equip to thrive in the ever-growing and challenging professions.
We know these sectors really well and have teaching staff who have the working knowledge and connections to stand you in good stead for a successful career.
There are a vast number of career options in the industry – whether you would like to be a Civil Enforcement Officer, a Fire Fighter, a Paramedic, a Police Officer, a Prison Officer, a Probation Officer, a Public Health Manager, a Security Guard, a Youth Worker or Airforce, Army or Navy Personnel – there are many choices available to you.
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This course is perfect if you are looking to have a career in the uniformed public services sector and would like to explore the options that are available to you.
This course is perfect if you are looking to pursue a career in public services but if you’re not quite sure what path you want to take yet.