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by CJ20
Mon Jul 20, 2020 3:16 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ask a Sheriff
Replies: 2127
Views: 254805

Re: Ask a Sheriff

Greetings and thank you for letting me in on this forum. After a very successful career in the Armed Forces, I’m looking forward to some geographical and family stability as well as a overall change of pace (55-60 hr weeks and 4-7 months away annually). Coming across the Sheriff’s website, my inter...
by CJ20
Wed Jan 15, 2020 3:50 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 18607
Views: 1800324

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

Best of luck in Rigaud everyone. Been a BSO for couple years now. I do enjoy it. Best part is working with great people
by CJ20
Wed Dec 25, 2019 1:51 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ask the CBSA!
Replies: 12726
Views: 1233405

Re: Ask the CBSA!

Hi all, what kind of time off does CBSA give for military courses and or deployments? I’m a reservist and I would like to remain one. To clarify I’m not looking for time off to attend Thursday night parades or even weekend ex’s but more so for career courses and deployments. https://www.canada.ca/e...
by CJ20
Thu Jul 28, 2016 5:55 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 18607
Views: 1800324

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

Good to hear intakes are still happening. Maybe now we can get our deployments to other POE's divisions, etc. :D
by CJ20
Sat Jul 16, 2016 3:47 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 18607
Views: 1800324

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

Good to know intakes are still hiring ! Now us BSO's can get our deployments through !
by CJ20
Tue Feb 16, 2016 5:20 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 18607
Views: 1800324

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

congrats for to everybody for going. CBSA can be a rewarding career
by CJ20
Wed Nov 19, 2014 10:36 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 18607
Views: 1800324

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

(BC Applicant) Well, seems like I've hit a little stump in my process. I'm scheduled for an interview soon and have one question..So on the CBSA website it states that you must "BE the holder of: a valid driver's licence." I do have my drivers license, however Its my class 7N license as o...
by CJ20
Thu Jul 11, 2013 12:15 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 18607
Views: 1800324

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

I remember hearing rumours that if you are currently working in the federal government and get hired by another federal agency. I am entitled to be paid during training? I have been looking at previouis posts and trying to find it.
by CJ20
Tue Jul 09, 2013 6:34 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 18607
Views: 1800324

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

Northof7 wrote:Hey guys/gals,

Am I the only one who hasn't received an email about the next step in the process? Last email I received gave me until July 4th to accept the OITP position.


I haven't either. Just an email saying I'm going to Rigaud August 12
by CJ20
Thu Jul 04, 2013 2:50 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 18607
Views: 1800324

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

Whoops. Just read that candidates will be reimbursed at the end of training.
by CJ20
Thu Jul 04, 2013 2:45 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 18607
Views: 1800324

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

Hmmm haven't received the curriculum yet.
When I got hired by CSC, CSC played for my flight to Kingston from Vancouver for 2 months of training. Does CBSA also do the same?
by CJ20
Thu Jul 04, 2013 12:10 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 18607
Views: 1800324

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

Well that was quick. I am no longer an alternate and I am slotted to start August 12 as well! I will be probably taking a leave of absence as well. I guess it is way to early to tell which regions need people??!
by CJ20
Thu Jun 27, 2013 5:57 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 18607
Views: 1800324

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

Hello all, Today I received my email with a letter with an invite to attend training in Rigaud Quebec. I am an English only candidate. However the letter stated I was an "alternate". Meaning I will do the online training starting in July but I may or may not being going to Rigaud in August...
by CJ20
Sun Jun 23, 2013 4:39 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 18607
Views: 1800324

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

Hi Montravelguy, It might be because of the proximity of all the interviewers or examiner there in Rigaud/Montreal region. As I am part of the Pacific Region, they have to send somebody from ottawa. to send all of them at the same time without knowing if the applicant will actually PASS the first i...
by CJ20
Wed Jun 12, 2013 1:36 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 18607
Views: 1800324

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

Hello everyone, I wrote an email to the recruitment office to see how far along my security clearance was and I got a response saying that the RCMP and CSIC have changed their process and as such the CBSA is experiencing some delay. Just thought I'd let those know who have passed everything thus fa...