We provide information, evidence, guidance and support to help you:
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If you’re considering joining the police service, we can help you find out how to become:
Some police forces require you to obtain a Certificate in Knowledge of Policing (CKP) before you can apply to become a police officer. Our Information for CKP candidates page explains what you can expect to learn on the CKP course, and our list of Approved Providers will help you to find a course provider that has met our standards of teaching and assessment.
We have developed two new programmes to bring a wider pool of talent into the police service at higher ranks: