Fitting the Bill

Want to pursue a career with the New Zealand Police? Perhaps you want to become the next great detective. It starts here!

Joining the police force is a lifelong dream for many, and you can take the first step to make it possible. Inquire about our Fitting the Bill course, this is an open entry programme that will give you the skills and knowledge you need to make your way through the rigorous recruitment process.

Police officers routinely face situations in the field that require them to be analytical, authoritative, and decisive- all within the bounds of the law. Our course focuses on both theory and practice, strengthening your analytical skills alongside your physical stamina.  

PROGRAMME CONTENT INCLUDES:

Theory Component – to meet the requirements of the Theory Test including:

  • Verbal analogies
  • Numerical reasoning
  • Abstract reasoning

Physical Fitness Component – to meet the requirements of the Physical Appraisal and Competence Tests including:

  • 4km run assessments
  • Press-ups
  • Sit-ups

NCEA and Foundation Skills content:

  • Literacy & numeracy
  • Employability skills
  • Computer skills
  • Job search skills
  • Communication skills
  • Personal presentation
  • Team work
  • Up to date CV that is stored on our database for future updates

QUALIFICATIONS AVAILABLE:

  • National Certificate in Educational Achievement Level 2
  • New Zealand Certificate in Foundation Skills Level 2
  • New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation Level 3

ENTRY CRITERIA:

Plus:

Driver Licence

LENGTH

Up to 48 weeks

SCHEDULE

Monday to Thursday: 8:45am - 4:00pm Friday: 8:45am - 1:00pm

VENUE

Whangarei Campus

PROGRAMME FEES:

There is no cost for eligible participants. All resources and materials are provided.

START DATES

Flexible, contact us for further information

ENQUIRE TODAY