Minimum Qualifications Constable-Cadet

 

Applicants for Police Constable or Police Cadet must meet the following standards, established by Ontario's constable Selection System:

  1. A Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada
  2. At least eighteen years of age
  3. Be physically and mentally able to perform the duties of the position, having regard to his or her own safety and the safety of the public
  4. Good moral character and habits
  5. Has successfully completed at least four years of secondary school education or its equivalent
  6. CONSTABLE:  Possess a valid driver's license with no more than six accumulated demerit points, permitting you to drive an automobile in Ontario with full driving privileges                                                    CADET:  Possess at least a valid G2 driver's license with no more than six accumulated demerit points, permitting you to drive an automobile in Ontario
  7. Possess a valid Standard First Aid Certificate and a valid C.P.R. Certificate (Basic Rescuer Level) at the time of hire
  8. Meet the Vision & Hearing standards outlined by the Constable Selection System
  9. No criminal conviction(s) for which a pardon has not been granted
  10. Pass medical examination

All Constable applicants will be required to have a valid Certificate of Results (COR) from Applicant Testing Services (ATS).  

For all Cadet applicants, the COR is not required at the time of application, but will be required in the future if successful.

To obtain a COR with ATS, candidates must successfully complete an analytical test, an English writing test, a physical abilities test, and a behavioural assessment.  Vision and hearing screening will also be conducted.  Go to http://www.applicanttesting.com for further information.


Responsibilities

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