Georgian College

Police Foundations

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Program Information

School:Georgian College
Faculty:Community Safety
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Criminal Justice/Police Science
Law Enforcement Investigation and Interviewing
Protective Services Operations
Description:Students are provided with the knowledge and skills required of contemporary police officers. A common first year with the Protection, Security and Investigation program, provides students with an overall understanding of criminal justice and law enforcement in Canada and also allows students the opportunity to transfer between programs after the first year of study.

A common first year with the Community and Justice Services and Protection, Security and Investigation programs provides students with an overall understanding of criminal justice and law enforcement in Canada and also allows students the opportunity to transfer between programs after the first year of study and possibly receive all three credential in four years. Graduating students may also have the opportunity to further their studies at the degree level at the Orillia Campus toward our unique four-year Bachelor of Human Services – Police Studies degree. Second year students are provided with both academic and practical courses which develop the knowledge and skills demanded by today's Canadian police services. Areas of study include forensic crime scene examination, interview skills, use of force theory and application, police powers, and crisis intervention techniques. The physical training and career preparation components of the program are designed to prepare students to meet the specific demands of police recruitment processes.




URL:Police Foundations at Georgian College
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $4,224

Canadian Student Fees:
Orillia: Fall $ 4224.26; Winter: $ 4180.30
Owen Sound: Fall $ 4214.46;

International Student Fees:
Orillia: Fall $13,846.21; Winter $ 13,600.95
Owen Sound: Fall $ 13,836.21

Scholarships:10
Careers:Commissioned Police Officers, Police Officers

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 

Admission requirements: OSSD or equivalent with Grade 12 English (C or U)

* 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 July 28, 2016