Police Foundations

Eastern College’s Police Foundations diploma program lays the groundwork for a career path in law enforcement, security and/or policing. Our curriculum develops your knowledge of the Canadian Charter and Criminal Code, Criminal Justice in Canada, Federal Statutes, National Security and much more. We also provide firearms and CPR/First Aid training as well as a thorough overview of some of the most pressing issues and topics in law enforcement today. Contact us today for more information!

Program Duration
54 weeks, including a 4-week field placement

Career Opportunities

  • Municipal and Provincial Police Services
  • RCMP
  • By-Law Enforcement
  • Campus Police
  • Court Services
  • Private Security

Key Courses

  • Criminal Investigations, Forensics & Evidence
  • Community Diversity and Community Policing
  • Fitness & Lifestyle
  • Courtroom Procedures and Testimony
  • Interviewing & Interrogation Skills
  • Crisis Intervention & Conflict Management

Why Eastern College?


We have an established reputation as a leader in providing career-focused education that quickly prepare you for in-demand employment opportunities

Ongoing Enrolment

We offer ongoing enrolment and lifestyle-friendly course schedules that limit the disruption to your employment, family and other commitments

Upgraded Courses

Our upgraded courses reflect current trends and employer needs, so you graduate with relevant, applicable skills and knowledge

Job Placement Assistance

Our extensive career services include career fairs, job-search workshops, and one-on-one job placement assistance

Fill out our online form for more information on our Police Foundations program! Our admissions advisors will be happy to answer any questions you may have about our program, including start dates, financing options and more!

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