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Certificate in Pre-Police and Uniformed Services Training (Level 3)

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New Zealand Certificate in Study and Employment Pathways (Level 3)
16 WeeksFree Study Options

This is the perfect course for anyone inspired to become a police officer, police communicator, work for a security organisation or go on to further study.

Our Police Preparation course will get you ready to meet the fitness requirements that form part of the New Zealand Police recruitment process.

Including the 2.4km run, press-ups, beep test, curl-ups, grip test, and the 50m swim.

You’ll train hard to meet the fitness requirements, including completing a Royal New Zealand Police College mock-test.

Go on to study further with our Advanced Police and Uniformed services training course and broaden your employment pathways into uniformed services such as:

  • Fire and Emergency 

  • Police College 

  • Private Security  

  • New Zealand Defence Force: Army, Navy, Airforce + 108 career options  

This course is delivered by the New Zealand Institute of Sport – NZMA's Sport & Fitness School.

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  • You will learn:

  • Complete a Royal New Zealand Police College mock-test.

  • New Zealand Law (including Road law, Domestic Violence law)

  • New Zealand Civil Defence Industry

  • Civil Defence-related physical training

  • Emergency response procedures

  • First Aid delivery and recovery aid

Course start dates


85 Peterborough Street, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8013

Apr 24, 2023
Jul 17, 2023


94 Tristram Street, Hamilton Central, Hamilton 3204

Jul 17, 2023


12-16 Gordon Road, Ōtāhuhu , Auckland 1062

Jul 17, 2023

Sylvia Park

56-60 Carbine Road, Mount Wellington, Auckland 1060

Jul 17, 2023


Wellington Railway Station, Level 1, 2 Bunny Street, Pipitea, Wellington 6011

Jul 17, 2023
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