The first step in joining the NSW Police Force is to complete a foundation level program – the University Certificate in Workforce Essentials (UCWE).

Since 1998, police recruit training in New South Wales (NSW) has been a collaborative effort between Charles Sturt University and the NSW Police Force. The result has been a professional and skilled police force able to respond to community needs with integrity, compassion and respect.

The UCWE is designed to prepare you for the challenges of the Constable Education Program / Associate Degree in Policing Practice (ADPP), and set you up for a rewarding policing career. The modules you study in the UCWE will provide you with common foundational learning linked to qualities highly valued by the NSW Police Force.

NSW Police Force Application Process

If you dream of a career in the NSW Police Force, these are the steps you will need to take.

NSW Police recruitment timeline

For more information and to apply visit:

NSW Police Recruitment

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