24 months
16414 CAD/year
3705 CAD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Police Foundations program from Humber College, offered on a full-time and online part-time basis, enjoys an excellent reputation within the criminal justice community.

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Students engage in courses that cover psychology, criminology, the criminal code, the Canadian criminal justice system, youth criminal justice, contemporary social and community problems, community response to contemporary social issues, policing protocols, ethics and strategies, investigating and evidence, conflict management, justice communications and reporting, and careers in law enforcement. In addition, instruction in fitness and lifestyle management will teach you about the importance of health and wellness, as well as the fitness component of the Constable Selection Process.  

Your professors, who have work experience in the justice and policing sector, will help you graduate with a range of security, problem-solving and administrative skills, and with a commitment to social justice and service to your community. 

Graduates of the program will be subject to all requirements of the Ontario Constable Selection Process and local police requirements when applying for a position as a police constable in Ontario. 

While the Police Foundations program from Humber College does not offer a work placement, self-initiated community service opportunities will be made available to help broaden your understanding of the role of justice services within the community at large.

Your Career

Fulfill your desire to serve your community and pursue a career in the justice sector. Graduates (who are subject to all requirements of the Ontario Constable Selection Process and local police requirements when applying for a position as a police constable in Ontario) have a competitive edge when pursuing potential career opportunities including:

  • Canada Border Services Agency (Immigration and Border Security)
  • correctional services (provincial and federal)
  • court security services
  • municipal, provincial and national police services
  • municipal by-law enforcement
  • private security
  • special constable positions (Provincial, GO Transit, TTC)

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Canadian Criminal Justice System
  • Fitness and Lifestyle Management 
  • Criminology
  • Criminal Code
  • Psychology
  • College Reading and Writing Skills

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent including these required courses: 

  • Grade 12 English (ENG4C or ENG4U or equivalent)
  • Three Grade 11 or Grade 12 C, M or U courses in addition to those listed above

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16414 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16414 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    3705 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3705 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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