Junior Police Academy

In order to provide a realistic and successful Junior Police Academy, the application process is very competitive with a limited number of spots available. Eligible applicants must be able to attend and commit to every day of the Junior Police Academy and commit a full 50 hours to the program.

All eligible students are encouraged to apply. However, if you are unsure, unfit, uncommitted or just need something to do over Spring Break you will not be successful.

Successful applicants will undoubtedly be rewarded with many unique opportunities which will afford them greater insight should they choose to follow a Police career.

Am I Eligible?

  • Abbotsford student attending grades 11/12.
  • Able to pass physical fitness test.
  • Able to pass criminal record check.
  • Good academic standing.
  • Interested in Policing as a Career.

How Do I Apply?

Now accepting applications for the 2024 year.

The Junior Police Academy will run from March 18-22, 2024 (Spring Break).

Application Deadline: Thursday, November 9, 2023.

Physical Fitness Test: Thursday, December 7, 2023.

What is the Process?

  • Complete the application package as instructed. Download Here
  • School District #34 students can submit completed application packages to their respective Career Counsellors.
  • Complete a fitness test. (1.5 mile run & circuit).
  • Complete an Interview at the Abbotsford Police Department.
  • Background and reference checks.

Applicants may be rejected upon failure of any stage of the application process.