Leading public sector training provider Premier Partnership has teamed up with some of the UK’s top universities to create the Police Degree Apprenticeship Consortium.

The government has set a target of employing three million apprentices by 2020, at which point having a degree level apprenticeship will be a requirement for entry into the policing profession.

In recent years, police work has changed significantly with officers just as likely to be ‘patrolling online’ as on the street.

The new blended learning Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship qualification is a higher-level apprenticeship that provides the opportunity to gain experience on-the-job in tandem with academic studies.

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