Police Foundations - 218-258 (Coop)

Co-op Format

September to December January to April May to August
Semester 1 Semester 2 Vacation
Semester 3 Work Term 1 (Co-op) Work Term 2 (Co-op)
Work Term 3 (Co-op) Semester 4  

Learn more about Police Foundations

Work Term Capabilities

(which do not reflect individual work experiences & exposures)

  • Application of Criminal Code of Canada and Provincial Statutes
  • Criminal and Civil Law Authorities
  • Issues in Criminology
  • Arrest authorities of a Peace Officer and civilian
  • Knowledge of the Canadian Criminal Justice System
  • Basic use of force training
  • Traffic management
  • Youth federal legislation (Youth Criminal Justice Act) and education training
  • Investigation and evidence gathering
  • Interviewing and reporting skills
  • Communication techniques to Written Communication Test (WCT) standards
  • Ethics, powers and authority in the enforcement field
  • Diversity and First Nations
  • Conflict management and resolution, non-violent crisis intervention
  • Social and psychological awareness to issues in policing
  • Physical fitness training and wellness planning to Physical Readiness Evaluation standards
  • Law Enforcement Industry Trends, course allows students to individually select industry recognized certifications and
    training

Salary Range

  Work Term 1 Work Term 2 Work Term 3
Range $14.00 - $19.08 $14.00 - $19.08 $14.00 - $19.08
Average $16.08 $16.08 $16.08

For further information, please contact:

Trent Jarvis, Co-op Specialist
Phone: 905-575-2171
Fax: 905-575-2359
Email: Trent.Jarvis [at] mohawkcollege.ca (Trent Jarvis)