About this Program

Credential Awarded:Ontario College Diploma
Campus:Welland Campus
Length:2 Years
Code:0211

Program Highlights

  • Reality-based curriculum emphasizes applied learning and investigative skills
  • Faculty includes former police officers with extensive investigative experience
  • Recruitment opportunity available
  • Volunteer opportunities with local service agencies
  • 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

  • Casino security
  • Corporate law enforcement
  • Municipal bylaw enforcement
  • Private investigation
  • Private security
  • Security consulting

Admissions and Availability

Ontario College Diploma
#0211 - 2 Years Welland
Starting In Availability
September 2015Closed
January 2016Closed
May 2016Not Available
September 2016Open
January 2017Open
May 2017Not Available

Future Study Options

Niagara College offers graduate certificate options in several study areas to qualified college and university graduates. These certificates can add to your existing credentials and prepare you for the world of work.


We maintain articulation agreements with other colleges and universities in Canada and around the world.


Some post-secondary credits can be transferred into any Niagara College program.