Police Officer Registration 2024
There are currently the following entry routes open for application:
To become a Response Officer, we offer;
Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship (PCDA) for those without a degree, providing you the opportunity to train as a uniformed officer whilst earning and studying towards a full-funded degree.
Police Constable Entry Programme (PCEP) for those without higher education experience, providing practical policing skills without achieving a degree qualification.
Degree Holder Entry Programme (DHEP) for those that hold a Level 6 bachelor’s degree (or higher) in any subject.
Prior to applying we want to support your understanding what each entry route looks like and gain a better insight into policing as a career. Our virtual discovery events will give you an insight into what working as a response officer or a detective for Northumbria Police is really like, which entry route would suit you best and give you a head start in understanding our recruitment process. You’ll get to meet some of our current serving colleagues, our training team and recruitment team. This is a great opportunity to ask questions and find out more! Just click on the link below to sign up.
to attend one of our discovery events. You will receive an email inviting you to book on to an
event on your preferred date and time.
Attendance at one of these events is mandatory if you intend to apply
during this recruitment campaign.
link via your registered email address to complete an application form. If you
apply during this campaign, you can expect a start date in either September
2024 or November 2024 and we will advise on which date you’re aligned to during
your application process.