Public Services students ‘meet the Marines’

Sunderland College students were recently given the chance to spend time with Britain’s elite amphibian fighting force, the Royal Marines Commandos. The students took part in fitness sessions and water-based exercises on the River Tyne in Newcastle which mimicked the Royal Marines’ disciplined training. The Commandos also talked about their personal experiences and the opportunities … Continued

Students learn about Paramedic courses at Teesside University

Matt Capsey, a Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Science, recently spoke to Uniformed Public Services students about the courses on offer at Teesside University. As well as giving an overview of the BSc Paramedic Practice programme and the application process, Matt also gave the students invaluable advice on how to highlight the qualifications and skills they … Continued

Public Services students meet the marines

Sunderland College Public Services students recently benefited from a Royal Marines visit to gain insightful information on career paths available in the armed forces. During the visit, the level three public services students were able to listen to the Commandos who discussed their personal experience with the armed forces and the career pathway they took … Continued

Students brush up on their crime scene skills

Public Services students recently took part in a mock crime scene and had the chance to investigate searching for any potential evidence to try and trace potential suspects. The activity provided students with real world examples of responding to emergency incidents, how to search crime scenes effectively and helped to develop skills to ensure evidence … Continued