Public services for 16-19 year olds
If you want to work in public services the MET has a course for you!
Study public services at Brighton MET
Would you like to learn the skills, discipline and knowledge required to equip you for a career in the Police, Fire Service, Prison Service, Army, Royal Navy, RAF or Marines?
The Public Services department is exciting, active and vibrant and will provide you with all the support and guidance you need to help you get qualified and gain employment, or for you to succeed in your application to university.
We offer courses that range from a Level 1 pathways course to Level 3, so no matter what stage you are at with your education. We offer a clear progression route that will see you get to where you want to be. On our courses you can expect to study teamwork, leadership, citizenship, understanding diversity and discipline.
You will also enjoy the specialist units such as outdoor and adventurous expeditions, fitness training, expedition skills and water based activities.
Learning will be varied and creative with an emphasis on practical skills, teamwork and fitness. Assessment is via 100% coursework-based projects and there are no exams.
Visits will be made to public service organisations and guest speakers will be invited to talk about their public service experiences.
Armed Forces Covenant - Silver Award Holder
Silver Award Holders
Demonstrate support for service personnel issues and employ at least one member of the Armed Forced community.
Actively communicate and uphold a positive stance to their employees via established HR policies and procedures.
Show flexibility towards annual training and mobilisation commitments of Reservist employees and support the employment of Cadet Instructors, Armed Forces Veterans (including the wounded, injured and sick) and military spouses/partners.
Collect their certificate at a regional silver awards ceremony, receive silver logos to display and are themselves displayed on the Employer Recognition Scheme website.
Why choose Brighton MET?
At Brighton MET we offer a variety of full-time courses for 16-19 year olds across two campuses. We teach technical and professional skills and provide
practical industry-focused experience. This is a great way to study
and equips you with the key skills needed to progress into employment or
to go on to study at University.