Public Services is a California Department of Education industry sector program that prepares students for careers in government service and related fields. Careers in public service are unique because they center on challenging issues that define the public agenda and involve the provision of vital services to the public—from local to international levels. Public service professions offer many career opportunities, including the following career pathways: Public Safety, Emergency Response, and Legal Practices.
CalAPS offers courses in 2 different pathways in the Public Service sector: Public Safety and Emergency Response.
- Firefighting Occupations
- Fire Control and Safety
- Firefighting 3 - Emergency Medical Response
- Pre-EMT (Emergency Medical Technician)
- EMT (Emergency Medical Technician)
All courses are UC a-g approved - (g) College-Preparatory elective.
Law Enforcement Video
Crime Scene and Forensic Science Video
Firefighting Occupations Video