Police FoundationsLoyalist College
About this Program
Level: Diploma in Police Foundations
Discpline: Criminal Law
Length: 4 semestersCheck My Eligibility
Belleville Campus Campus
Police officers make our communities a better place. They do this by preventing crime, enforcing laws and improving the quality of life for all. Loyalist's program prepares you to be a great candidate for police services. To help you get started and make connections, Loyalist Police Foundations provides eligible students with experience, observing police officers in action, at their side. Gain valuable field or field-related experience in two separate placements. Practise interpreting and applying the law from class to courtroom. Participate in a mock trial in a real courtroom with real judges. Role-play different scenarios using uniforms and police training equipment. Volunteer with police services in roles which have included emergency response training, front line officer training, mock disaster participation, and community policing activities. Learn to put personal safety and respect for victims into practice. Discover skills to improve your resiliency to stress. Develop essential career skills in ethical decision-making and conflict management.
Study and Work in Canada
Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.