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Certificate of Preparation for Police Examination and Recruitment (COPPER)

New College Lanarkshire

Venues

Cumbernauld Campus

Content

The COPPER course prepares candidates for the opportunity to apply for a range of services, in particular, Police Scotland. It provides candidates with an overview of the Police entrance examination, fitness test and interview process. It also includes opportunities to develop core skills.

Subjects include:

Forensic Psychology; Communication; First Aid; Numeracy; Fitness and Nutrition Studies; Data Security; Crime in the Community.

Entry Requirements

While the course is open to all applicants, candidates should refer to the entrance requirements for the police service before starting the application process (for example they may require a driving licence). Check the Police Scotland website for entrance requirements.

Applications are subject to successful interview.

Start Date

August

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Police Studies

SCQF Level

5