Durham College

Course Details

Advanced Law Enforcement and Investigations (graduate certificate)

Course Description

This program is designed for individuals with previous education or work experience (please see the entrance requirements section of this page for further detail). Aimed at college and university graduates, it will teach you the specialized knowledge and skills required to work as a law enforcement officer with supervisory-level knowledge and attributes. Emphasis is placed on the practical application of advanced skills in the subject areas required for practitioners in the fields of law enforcement and security including: * Advanced fitness training and preparation for career specific fitness and application testing * Opportunity to obtain additional professional certification * Skills gained by placement experience in various law enforcement, security and related agencies on an extended basis As a graduate, you will be able to achieve the certificate of completions or professional designations (where noted) as follows: * APCO Institute Inc. Public Safety Telecommunicator I (professional designation) * Basic Emergency Management (Emergency Management Ontario certification) * Basic Self Defense and Handcuffing * Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Training Certificate – Level 1 (Crisis Prevention Institute) * Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design – Level 1 (CPTED Ontario Certification) * Private Investigator License Number – embedded into the curriculum is course content based on ministry mandated requirements for eligibility to write the provincial licensing examination for private investigators in the province of Ontario as per the training standards prescribed by the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services under the Privacy Security and Investigative Services Act

Course Duration


Career outcomes

* Corporate security organization or private security firm * Investigation or security agency * Law enforcement or municipal police officer * Provincial or federal government law enforcement

Advanced Law Enforcement and Investigations (graduate certificate) Durham College