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Policing and Security

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Workplace Communication Skills for Policing and Security

This course is delivered in a classroom-based format.

*Please note that Policing and Security is not being offered in 2023-2024.

This practical and innovative course will help you

  • understand policing and security-related workplaces in Ontario, including police departments and security agencies.
  • interact clearly and effectively with colleagues, clients, supervisors and the public.
  • network and connect with local employers, industry associations and employment resources.
  • learn how to use your workplace communication training in settings such as
    • institutional settings.
    • police departments.
    • security-patrolled sites.

Small-group exercises based on everyday communication tasks in policing and security will help you

  • practise common on-the-job communication to improve your workplace language skills.
  • develop strong interviewing, networking and career-building communication skills.

Workplace Communication Skills for Policing and Security is for you if

  • you have training or experience in one of the following:
    • policing.
    • security.
  • you have a valid language proficiency of at least level 5 in Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB).
  • you are a permanent resident, convention refugee/protected person, or Ukrainian temporary resident or their dependent in Canada (until March 31, 2025).
  • you live in Ontario.

OSLT is delivered in classroom-based and exclusively online formats. See all Human Services courses.

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