About this Program

Credential Awarded:Ontario College Diploma
Campus:Welland Campus
Length:1 Year

Program Highlights

  • Reality-based curriculum emphasizes applied learning and frontline policing/investigative skills
  • Faculty includes former police officers with extensive investigative experience
  • Recruitment opportunities available
  • Protection, Security and Investigation or Police Foundations training are mandatory requirements for hiring into Canadian Forces Military Police
  • Opportunity to obtain a diploma in Protection, Security and Investigation (Customs Border Services or Private Security) in just eight additional months (based on available space and admission requirements)
  • Volunteer opportunities with Municipal Police Services and local service agencies
  • Access to the Justice Studies Simulation Centre
  • Students who successfully complete the first year of the program and the First Aid course are eligible to write the Ontario Security Guard licensing exam

Career Opportunities

  • Public police agencies
  • Private investigation
  • Private security
  • Military Police
  • Municipal, Provincial and Federal law enforcement agencies
  • By-law enforcement

Niagara College provided me with a strong foundation to pursue my personal goals in policing. As a police constable with Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Police, I regularly use the knowledge obtained in the program to enhance my policing skills, and directly attribute my success to the program.

Tammi Ewart, graduate, Constable, Hamilton Police

Admissions and Availability

Ontario College Diploma
#0233 - 1 Year Welland
Starting In Availability
September 2017Closed
January 2018Not Available
May 2018Not Available
September 2018Open
January 2019Not Available
May 2019Not Available

Future Study Options

We are proud to provide a range of future study options for NC students. More details on specific opportunities and partnerships can be found at vnmanga.info/transfercredit.