Membership benefits

Member only benefits include:

  • First ever national jobs board
  • Access to National Police Library
  • Recognition of Prior Experience and Learning (RPL) - a process intended to help you obtain academic credits for the learning you have gained from your experience and the courses you may have completed during your service
  • Work shadow & study opportunities (secondments, placements, international placements),
    College bursaries
  • 30% discount on Blackstones' police manuals
  • College Conference – preferential booking/free places
  • Access to free mentoring services via a national database accessible on the membership site
  • Access to individual coaching services both face-to-face and via phone/Skype (a paid for service)
  • Support for CMI accreditation for Coaching Skills for managers
  • Free half hour telephone CV 'surgery' session with a Development Advisor
  • Complete listing of all College training programmes – first time available to all (not just L&D)
  • CPD portfolio upload – personal and transferable between forces if you move
  • Evidence Base Camps
  • Regional membership events
  • Dedicated newsletter
  • Members' Committee – a formal committee of the Board of the College of Policing
  • College Ambassadors – opportunity to represent your force in development of professional body and get involved in national work
  • Forthcoming - access to new online leadership programmes at all levels
  • Forthcoming - collaboration and communities on Membership platform
  • Forthcoming - randomised coffee trials – supporting creation of networks of peers from across the country who can assist each other, share ideas and best practice, and innovate to encourage improvement and development.​


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