APA Police Science Cadet Program: Fredericton

The Fredericton Police Force (FPF) and the Atlantic Police Academy (APA) have partnered to host an APA Police Science (Cadet) program in Fredericton launching January 2025!

This program will provide candidates with no prior police experience or training the opportunity to attend the APA Police Science (Cadet) program with most of the program taught in Fredericton, New Brunswick, with some travel to the APA’s primary facility in Summerside, PEI.    The program includes twenty (20) weeks of course instruction followed by twelve (12) weeks of on-the-job training with the Fredericton Police Force.

Candidates have access to funding models for APA tuition fees (please see FAQ section for more details).  Upon successful completion of the program, which includes a paid On-the-job training portion, cadets will be offered full-time, permanent constable positions with the FPF. 

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Program requirements and application process

Graduates of the Atlantic Police Academy Police Science (Cadet) Program– Fredericton, New Brunswick campus will be given an offer of employment with the Fredericton Police Force.   

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