About this Program

Credential Awarded:Ontario College Diploma
Campus:Welland Campus
Length:2 Years

Program Highlights

  • Reality-based curriculum emphasizes applied learning and policing/investigative skills.
  • Faculty includes former police officers with extensive investigative experience.
  • Recruitment opportunities and volunteer opportunities with local service agencies are available.
  • Protection, Security and Investigation or Police Foundations training are mandatory requirements for hiring into Canadian Forces Military Police.
  • Students of the PSI program have the opportunity to obtain a diploma in Police Foundations in just eight additional months (based on available space and admission requirements).
  • Students have access to the Justice Studies Simulator 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

  • Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA)
  • Casino security
  • Corporate law enforcement
  • Municipal bylaw enforcement
  • Private investigation
  • Private security
  • Security consulting

Alternate Stream

This program offers your choice of two streams: Private Security, or Customs and Border Services.

Admissions and Availability

Ontario College Diploma
#0212 - 2 Years Welland
Starting In Availability
September 2016Closed
January 2017Closed
May 2017Not Available
September 2017Open
January 2018Open
May 2018Not 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 niagaracollege.ca/transfercredit.