Ravensberg College is the first step to a career in Law Enforcement.
Our two year Law Enforcement Foundations Diploma is completed in only 13 months. We provide you with the knowledge, skills, and practical work experience you need for successful employment.
Learn from the best instructors. Experience distinctive training.
Prepare for your Law Enforcement Career.
As A Ravensberg College graduate you will become the best candidate you can for any Law Enforcement career you choose.
If you are serious about a career in Law Enforcement; if you are serious about serving your community, rise to the challenge.
Applicants must have one of the following: High School Diploma, GED, or be eligible for Mature Student Status. Applicants must be 18 by the time that their on the job training takes place (approximately 10 months after program start date).
Applicants must provide the following documentation: Completed application, criminal records check, resume, 2 completed reference forms (online), and proof of basic requirements.
Upon submitting the listed documentation applicants will meet with a representative of Ravensberg College for a final admissions interview.
Classes are Monday through Thursday from 08:45 am to 4:00 pm4 day school week.
Your 2 year diploma is compressed to just 56 weeks.Finished in 13 months.
205 instructional days of 6.5 hours each. 1332 hours of training
In July and august you get to put what you have learned to the test. 180 hours of on the job training.180 hours of real life experience.
As a graduate you will have taken the first step to a career in Law Enforcement.You have taken the First Step.
(The module listed above is delivered by the NS Department of Justice)
Ravensberg College is located in beautiful downtown Halifax, Within walking distance of the college is an abundance of affordable housing, great shopping, entertainment , restaurants and heritage.
3660 Commission Street Halifax,
Nova Scotia, B3K 0A5
Frequently Asked Questions
Absolutely.Education beyond high school can give you choices that may not otherwise be possible, open doors to better paying positions, and give you the opportunity to do the things you enjoy most.
Investing in education is an investment in your future!
Students entering the Law Enforcement Foundations diploma program may be eligible for financial assistance through Department of Education Student Loan program.
Employment and Social Development is another avenue for funding http://www.esdc.gc.ca/eng/home.shtml
Many banks offer student lines of credit. Students will need to contact their financial institution for details.
Our program has gone through a lengthy approval process by the Department of National Defence and the Nova Scotia Department of Education. A Diploma from Ravensberg College qualifies as a prerequisite for entrance into the Military Police.
High School marks are not always a good indicator of intelligence or ability in the work force. We look at each potential cadet in all aspects of their life both personal and academic. Speaking with a recruiter is your best source of information regarding standards for acceptance.
The Law Enforcement Foundations program is an accelerated 2 year diploma which is carried out over 13 months. Cadets attend classes Monday – Thursday from 8:45am – 4pm. During the course of your Diploma you will undergo 180 hours of on the job training.
Yes. You must call and make arrangements through a school official.