Applicant Requirements

To apply for the RNC Police Cadet Program, applicants must meet all of the following requirements:

  • Canadian Citizenship or Permanent Resident Status (must be officially obtained by July 2020);
  • Successfully completed high school;
  • You must have or will have successfully completed a minimum of one academic year of post-secondary education from an accredited post-secondary institution by August 31, 2019 (this does not include the CAS-Transition program from CNA) or, have completed a minimum one year of military service with Canadian Forces Primary Reserve or Regular Force;
  • Be at least 19 years of age by July, 2020 (graduation from Cadet Program)
  • Meet physical requirements, RNC vision and hearing standards, and have no medical conditions that would impact the performance of police duties;
  • Possess unrestricted driver’s license;
  • Must possess a valid Standard First Aid and CPR qualifications that does not expire before 1 September 2020.
  • Have no criminal convictions or findings of guilt that relate to integrity or the use of force, and/or have no criminal charges pending before the courts;
  • Have no involvement in any criminal activity;
  • Be of high morals and ethics.