Georgian College

Protection, Security and Investigation

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Program Information

School:Georgian College
Faculty:Community Safety
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Security and Protective Services, Other
Law Enforcement Investigation and Interviewing
Protective Services Operations
Description:Students develop knowledge and skills demanded by the rapidly evolving safety and security industry. Areas of study include investigative techniques, defensive skills and use of force theory, security procedures, crisis intervention, emergency management and cyber security.

During a common first year with the Police Foundations and Community and Justice Services programs, students are provided with an overall understanding of criminal justice and law enforcement in Canada, and they have the opportunity to transfer between these programs after the first year. Second-year students develop the specialized knowledge and skills demanded by today's security and investigation industry.
URL:Protection, Security and Investigation at Georgian College
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $4,148

Estimated cost is based on the 2017-2018 academic year.
Careers:Security Guards

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants are required to have an OSSD or equivalent with Grade 12 English (C or U).

Additional Admission Requirements:
    Applicants must have a valid Standard First Aid and CPR Level C or HCP certificate before proceeding to field placement or participating in volunteer opportunities. It is recommended that First Aid and CPR training is completed prior to program entry.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on August 17, 2017