Public Services

Expand your teamwork and leadership qualities with this challenging and rewarding course. Working with various uniformed services, you’ll develop your physical and mental strength.

Skills and potential

As a student of one of our public services courses, you’ll accumulate a wide range of valuable skills that will not only help your access to Higher Education, but also provide you with an impressive and employable skill set. Learn about law, government, fitness, society and leadership, while developing the mental fortitude to think clearly and act quickly in tough situations.

Partnership with public services

We work closely with the uniformed services to ensure that you get a practical education with a realistic understanding of potential employment options. Frequent visits from public service and armed forces personnel are supplemented with field trips to visit the Army, Marines and Truro Crown Courts. You can also take part in our Military Fitness Academy, which is run by ex-service personnel.


Our students have gone on to work in a number of public service and private sectors, including the Police, Fire Service, Coastguard and local government. The courses are designed to increase your employability in a wide range of industries.

Courses A-Z

Public Services - Level 2 Progression Full time Truro College
Public Services - Level 2 Progression Full time Penwith College
Public Services - Level 3 Extended Diploma Full time Truro College
Uniformed Protective Services - Level 3 Extended Diploma Full time Penwith College