Own Your Path: Careers in Policing

Wednesday March 28, 2018
Northern College, Timmins Campus  Room: H116
Via video across Northeastern Ontario

Registrations are now closed.

Northern College has created a free full-day information session on how to apply to a variety of careers in the Law Enforcement sector. These presentations will be live streamed via video across Northeastern Ontario to communities and schools. Pre-registration for schools and individuals attending at all locations, as space is limited. The morning will consist of presentations on the job application process and candidate preparation for Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service, Ministry of Community Safety and Corrections Services, Ministry of Transportation, and Timmins Police Service.

In the afternoon, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) will host a recruitment workshop, providing participants the opportunity to gain knowledge, insight and helpful advice relating to the OPP recruitment process. The session includes an overview of how to apply, prerequisites, expectations of an applicant and an overview on how to prepare for each step in the process.
This presentation will benefit those candidates who want to learn more about the OPP recruitment process, to ensure they are at their competitive best before applying.

There is a high demand for candidates in these professions. Suitable candidates come from a variety of post-secondary backgrounds including Trades, Health Care, Business, Technology and Community Services. Join us to learn more about these exciting and rewarding careers.


9:00 – 9:05
Welcome and Introduction – MC Mack Pettigrew

9:05 – 10:10
Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service

10:20 – 11:10
Ministry of Corrections
Teena Cross, Northern Regional Recruiter and John Draves, Sargent at Monteith Correctional Complex

11:15 – 11:45
Ministry of Transportation Presentation

11:45 – 12:30
Timmins Police Service Presentation

13:30 – 15:55
Ontario Provincial Police Presentation

15:55 – 16:00
Closing remarks from Mack Pettigrew

For more information contact:

Amanda MacLeod
Program Assistant, School Of Health Sciences & Emergency Services
4715 Highway 101 East South Porcupine ON P0N 1H0
705-235-3211 ext. 2187