Christina Deda

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Police Preparation Diploma Program (PPD)


“Prior to being enrolled in the Police Preparation Diploma Program, I felt lost. I had no direction in my life and I didn’t know what I wanted to do. The IPPD program helped open my eyes to a whole new world of possibilities in the field of law enforcement. The program helped me write a proper resume, learn how to ace a job interview and how to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Above all, it gave me confidence. I am now working as a corrections officer for the Province of Manitoba, where I feel content and in control of my life. I don’t think I would be where I am today without taking the IPPD program.”
- Christine Deda, 2012 PPD graduate

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The Police Preparation Diploma (PPD) program will prepare individuals to be successful in meeting the admission requirements of police forces across Manitoba. This full time eight month program is scheduled to run in September of each year.


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Next Start Dates

September, 2014


The PPD program goal is to prepare individuals to enter law enforcement agencies in the province of Manitoba.


The PPD program will focus on the academic preparation, personal wellness, and physical fitness training necessary to meet the rigorous entrance requirements for a career in law enforcement.

Career Opportunities for Graduates

Program graduates will be equipped for the workforce with a transferable skill set that will open up opportunities in a variety of fields including regional, municipal and tribal police forces corrections, and Justice departments.

Articulation for Credit

Six credits for Introduction to the Criminal Justice System.  An additional 3 credit hours (1000 level) unallocated towards Criminal Justice.

Additional Comments

The PPD program is not intended to duplicate training delivered at a police academy, rather to ensure the success of candidates entering into police training programs.  Successful completion does not guarantee acceptance to the RCMP, Winnipeg Police Service or any other law enforcement training program.



To apply for this program, or for more information, please contact:

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