Information for potential providers

Any potential providers must consider the Policing Education Qualification Framework (PEQF) new entry routes for Police Constables across England and Wales, the Certificate in Knowledge of Policing is now phased out. For further information can be found our Policing Education Qualification Framework  page.

Pre-Join Approved Provider Scheme (CKP)

The Pre-Join Approved Provider Scheme provides Police Forces with assurances that the set national minimum requirements for delivery of this area of learning are in place. This is achieved by quality assuring the learning provision by reviewing detailed evidence, against a framework of criteria using the Police Service Quality Management System (PSQMS).

Former Providers who were approved to offer CKP courses are listed on our Former Approved Providers of CKP page.

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