About this Program

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

Program Highlights

  • Reality-based curriculum emphasizes applied learning and frontline policing/investigative skills
  • Faculty includes former police officers with extensive investigative experience
  • Recruitment opportunity 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 Police Foundations in just eight additional months (based on available space and admission requirements)
  • 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

  • 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 2017Closed
January 2018Closed
May 2018Not Available
September 2018Open
January 2019Open
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 niagaracollege.ca/transfercredit.