Auxiliary Officer Requirements

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Auxiliary Officer Requirements

Qualifications

  1. Applicants must be Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents of Canada, pursuant to the Police Services Act, R.S.O.
  2. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.
  3. Must be of good moral character and habits.
  4. Must be willing to provide 12 hours per month voluntary service and required to attend all mandatory training sessions.
  5. Will be required to successfully complete a series of tests set by the Barrie Police Service.
  6. Must be certified to be in good health by a legally qualified medical practitioner; mentally and physically fit for duty (having met the fitness requirements) as an auxiliary constable.
  7. Vision, uncorrected, must not exceed 20/40, correctable to 20/20 with the aid of eyeglasses or contact lenses.  There must be no red/green colour blindness.
  8. Must provide all information considered to be related to an appointment, including discharge papers in respect to any former service with a police service or the armed forces.
  9. Must reside in Barrie or the surrounding area.
  10. Must have an Ontario Secondary School Graduation Diploma, or equivalent. Note: Equivalency can be obtained through your local Board of Education.
  11. Must possess a valid full G class Ontario driver's licence. Must not have accumulated more than 6 demerit points.
  12. Must possess the ability to speak, read, write the English language.
  13. Applications will not be accepted from persons who have been convicted of a criminal offence unless they have received a pardon.  Convictions include the following dispositions:- Pled guilty- Found guilty- Suspended sentence- Conditional discharge.

Auxiliary members do not receive any payment or remuneration.

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