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fees for the academic year 2020/2021. please note: tuition and fees are listed in canadian dollars.
first-year international students pay an additional $4,000 cad student fee, second-year international students pay an additional $3,250 cad student fee (2020/2021 only).
international health fee is an additional $750 per year.
international student fees are due on the first day of class.
|tuition and other fees||1st year|
|student union||$ 168|
|health insurance fee||$ 420|
|lab fee||$ 300|
|body armour||$ 600|
|dry cleaning||$ 105|
|cpkn courses||$ 300|
|meals and accommodations||$ 5,500|
|graduation fee||$ 100|
|1stinstallment due august 24||$ 14,139|
|2ndinstallment due december 2, 2019||$ 3,398|
|1 pair black polishable shoes – military or police style
2 long sleeve plain white dress shirts suitable to wear a black tie. (no button down collars)
1 pair of black dress pants
1 pair quality running shoes
3 pairs black socks
1 black tie – plain, single color/no patterns (clip on preferred)
|towels and personal toiletry articles||varies|
|1 alarm clock or clock radio||$20|
|1 mouth guard piece||varies|
graduates of this program may find employment with:
public safety officer
municipal peace officer
cell block security
please note: you must be a canadian citizen or have canadian permanent resident status to apply for this program.
learn the skills required to be successful in many different careers related to law enforcement and security. you will receive practical driving and firearms training, and learn the national use of force framework and hands-on control tactics, and you will undergo communications and mental health training.
as part of the sheriff and public safety officer program, all cadets participate in on the job training at various security facilities throughout atlantic canada. this real-life experience provides students with the opportunity to use their skills and knowledge, and gives them the fundamental skills needed to pursue a career in policing or corrections.
sheriff and public safety officer cadets are required to live in residence for the duration of their training, except when they are in on the job training.
view a detailed list of courses for this program.