Earn Your Public Safety Diploma in just 12 Months!

Do you love the idea of serving and protecting your community? Are you a natural problem-solver who knows how to stay calm under pressure and work as a team?

If this sounds like you, a diploma in Public Safety could be your passport to a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.

Herzing Toronto’s Public Safety programs are specially designed to meet today’s law enforcement challenges. We work closely with industry professionals to build courses that prepare students to succeed in both local communities and abroad.

In just 12 months, Herzing’s unique blend of classroom theory, hands-on training, and internship experience equip students to pursue a wide range of Public Safety careers.

Police Foundations Program at Herzing Toronto

Herzing’s Police Foundation Program prepares students to work within a community to ensure public safety through crime prevention and law enforcement.

Graduates are fully prepared to apply to law enforcement organizations such as:

  • Ontario Police Services (municipal and provincial)
  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  • Canadian Armed Forces
  • Private Police and Investigators
  • Security (special events, industrial & commercial, residential, retail, casino etc.)
  • Canadian Border Services Agency
  • Ministry of Natural Resources and Correctional Services

This intensive 12-month program develops students into well-rounded, knowledgeable, and conscientious law enforcement professionals. Graduates are familiar with a wide range of concepts, laws, and procedures, including:

  • Sociology and Criminology
  • Courtroom Procedures and Testimony
  • Federal & Provincial Statutes/Young Offenders
  • Cultural Diversity and First Nations People
  • Police Powers and Authority
  • Criminal Investigations, Forensics, and Evidence
  • Interviewing and Interrogation Skills

Police Foundations students also participate in a 4-week internship so they can apply their training, gain confidence, and make industry connections before graduating from the program.

Free Tuition

Don’t let worries about paying for school follow you around. Students attending Herzing College may qualify for a government student grant that could cover your entire tuition! The Ontario Student Opportunity Grant is currently available to eligible students applying for financial assistance through the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP). An Educational Funding Specialist at our campus can help you determine if you qualify.

It’s never too late to get on the path to a rewarding career, complete the form on this page to get started and find out if you’re eligible for free tuition!

*Not all students and programs qualify for free tuition.

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Start Preparing for your Career at Herzing College Toronto

Our Toronto campus has earned a solid reputation not only for quality education but for real-world career preparation.

The objective of our diploma and professional certification programs is simple: to equip our graduates with marketable skills that they can utilize in obtaining financially and emotionally rewarding careers.

Each program is designed to ensure that the skills and knowledge taught in class parallel those in demand in the workplace.

Beyond the classroom, we offer personalized career services and support to students, beginning on day one. Get trained for a new career in less time than you think and we'll help you to find employment

Plus, every diploma program at Herzing College in Toronto includes an internship to gain work experience!

Fill out the form for more information on our campus, programs and student services.