Here is an opportunity to get started on your future in the world of Policing. You may start exploring your interests by enrolling in the dual credit opportunity of Police Studies.
Edmonton Catholic Schools is offering two courses in Police Studies, which equips students with the theory and principles you need to become an educated and well-prepared police officer. These courses will prepare you to lead, be effective in decision-making, and be able to easily adapt to new environments. Students will explore the most current theories of criminology, investigative techniques, law, evidence collection and forensics. In addition, through a partnership with the Edmonton Police , students will experience an opportunity to be involved in the Run with Recruiter Program, which consists of a physical fitness component. Police Studies gives you the foundation to build your career as a member of a police service at the municipal, provincial and federal levels.
English 20 – 1: 50% or English 20-2 - 65% minimum (Can be taken concurrently)
St. Joseph High School
Courses: Policing in Canada - September, 2019 - January, 2020
Law and the Administration of Justice - February, 2020 - June, 2020
Each course will be recognized as 5 CTS Advanced credits from Alberta Education and 3 credit post-secondary credits from MacEwan University under Police & Investigations - Police Studies, which leads towards a Police Studies Diploma.