If you are considering a policing career with the NSW Police Force, one of the first steps will be completing a foundation level program called the University Certificate in Workforce Essentials with Charles Sturt University. The course prepares you for the challenges of the Associate Degree in Policing Practice and is the mandatory academic requirement for all NSW Police Force applicants.
Step 1: Take the Eligibility quiz and make sure you pass it
Step 2: Ensure you meet the physical & medical requirements
Step 3: Check out the course entry requirements for the UCWE
Step 4: Check out the Session dates for the UCWE
Step 5: Apply for the UCWE
Step 6: Accept your offer for the UCWE and get ready to start the first steps towards your future career
Step 7: As soon as you’re enrolled in the UCWE apply for your Professional Suitability Assessment (PSA) via the Police Application - NSW Police Recruitment
Successful completion of the UCWE does not guarantee recruitment, selection or training as a policing student, or future employment with the NSW Police Force.