Our courses will put you on the road to a great future; we have developed our qualifications in partnership with industry professionals to ensure the knowledge you gain is now only relevant and current, but will set you apart in the workplace. Whether you want a career in the blue light services, armed forces or public sector, we can give you the best start. Discover what you are truly made of as we put you through your paces on our team building and personal development programmes.
You are interested in either the technical trades commissions or entry to the civilian emergency or public services.
five GCSEs at grade C or 4, including English and mathematics, or a relevant Level 2 qualification at merit grade.
Via a variety of assessment methods tailored to your learning style and needs. The diploma is assessed via coursework over the duration of the course.
To study around eight units covering topics such as government policies, teamwork and leadership, citizenship, understanding discipline, outdoor adventurous activities and fitness testing and training.
The mix of theory and practical lessons, the outdoor activities, guest lecturers and the opportunity to participate in public service events.
The selection process for uniformed service of your choice, or progression onto our Public Services BTEC Extended Diploma.
Jamie Crisp Team Lead - Public Services
One of Cornwall College's Team Leaders for military preparation training and public service programmes is Jamie Crisp. Jamie spent 24 years in the military as a senior non-commissioned officer in the British Army and was a specialist PT instructor as well as a senior tactics instructor, conducting operational tours around he world. The Military Academy at Duchy College Stoke Climsland is Jamie's brainchild, a programme dedicated to getting young people the very best start in a military career.
*Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The college reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility.