It is still very much about on the job training to become a Police officer but with the benefit of gaining a fully funded degree, with training delivered in partnership with Anglia Ruskin University (ARU). You will be able to earn whilst you learn!
1. The Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship (PCDA)
This is a 3-year professional degree apprenticeship. Upon completion, successful candidates will achieve a Degree in Professional Policing Practice. The Force will cover the full cost of the degree programme.
2. Degree Holder
The Degree Holder Entry Programme (DHEP) is for those who already hold a degree in any subject area. This is a two-year academic and practice-based programme with our education partner, Anglia Ruskin University (ARU). Upon completion, successful candidates will also achieve a Diploma in Professional Policing Practice. The Force will cover the full cost of the degree programme.