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You can take part in simulated activities with public services providers, such as National Health Service, Fire Service, Police and the Army.
The public service industry is one of the largest in the UK and offers a wide and varied range of job opportunities.
Our staff all have experience in the uniformed services giving you the very best tuition, advice and help to achieve your goals.
In the department we offer a wide variety of enrichment opportunities with visits from the Police, Fire Service, the Army and the National Health Service.
You will be able to progress on to a Community and Public Sector Studies degree at Barnsley College to further develop your skills and knowledge and boost your career prospects.
of Public Service students went on to work or further study after completing their course.
Studying Public Services with us will enable you to develop skills for a range of careers in areas such as: The Ambulance Service, Law and the legal system, National Health Service (NHS), the Prison Service and more. You will be able to develop skills for entry to: The Fire Service, the Armed Forces and the Police Force.
Have a look at our Public Services pathways to see how you can progress to your dream career.
See the army careers information our students received when the Army Reserves visited us.
HND in Public Services
“The tutors are really approachable and helpful. You learn about interesting topics related to the career path you want to take. I feel that the theory and experience on the course has given me lots of confidence. ”
Public Services: Skills for Public Services Level 3 Full-time
“I enjoy the atmosphere at College. It is a calm working environment which is perfect for studying. The different opportunities available to us have been amazing and the facilities are world class.”
Uniformed Public Services
“Barnsley College gave me the foundations to get where I am today and achieve my dream career. The college has great facilities and is known for its outstanding Public Services courses.”
Police Officer for West Yorkshire Police