How to Become a Police Officer – Online Policing Course
Learn about the routes you can take into policing and the values and attributes developed by successful police officers with this online course from The University of Law.
Who is the course for?
This course is designed for anyone considering a career in policing or anyone interested in policing, investigation, or related areas.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
Explore the different entry routes into policing under the Policing Education Qualifications Framework (PEQF)
Identify which route into policing would suit you best
Explore the different police ranks and careers within specialist policing units
Explore the Peelian principles, policing code of ethics and the national decision making model
Reflect on the importance of diversity and inclusion within policing
Explore the key policing concepts such as policing by consent and evidence based policing