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by Shawnatfd127
Sun Sep 18, 2016 8:34 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: OPP Applicant Updates Thread
Replies: 7146
Views: 893507

Re: OPP Applicant Updates Thread

If anyone thinks they can for one second just make up a fitness log and make it through PPA and OPP without someone seeing through that is kidding themselves. And if anyone would even consider that then they should try a different profession we don't want those type of people in this job. Do the wor...
by Shawnatfd127
Sun Jan 03, 2016 2:59 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Going to OPC?? You're in luck what to bring-expect Thread
Replies: 165
Views: 37640

Re: Going to OPC?? You're in luck what to bring-expect Threa

The experience at OPC can differ depending on the service you there with. O.Dots have more meetings and inspections. However it is all about time management. For me I stayed away from going to Cy's and the OPC bar for the most part. Lots of study group opportunities available and boot polishing as w...
by Shawnatfd127
Fri Jul 31, 2015 6:51 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: The Sad Truth - Cannot Get Hired - Some Advice and Thanks
Replies: 147
Views: 41901

Re: The Sad Truth - Cannot Get Hired - Some Advice and Thank

Graduated from OPC yesterday. Still hasn't sunk in that I made it. 5 more weeks at post training and swear in them off to my duties. Never give up. Dreams can come true !!
by Shawnatfd127
Fri May 15, 2015 10:31 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: The Sad Truth - Cannot Get Hired - Some Advice and Thanks
Replies: 147
Views: 41901

Re: The Sad Truth - Cannot Get Hired - Some Advice and Thank

Go after your passion Shawshank. Don't leave any stone unturned I am happy I didnt and loving the time at OPC now. I have read this thread from the start of it and can say it gave me the hope to continue to try and not leave a single stone unturned. My very first police application was April 1991 an...
by Shawnatfd127
Thu Apr 23, 2015 9:51 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: How old is too old?
Replies: 61
Views: 15598

Re: How old is too old?

I am 45 and off to OPC in 2 weeks so don't think you are ever too old. Go after your dreams and keep at it...
by Shawnatfd127
Thu Apr 23, 2015 9:48 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: OPP Auxiliary
Replies: 2144
Views: 175275

Re: OPP Auxiliary

Been a blast! Well all I have had an amazing time as an Auxiliary and was lucky enough to obtain the rank of Sgt in my 3.5 years. I have been hired and I am off to PPA next week then off to OPC , so for those just starting out or those how are still trying to get on full time never give up. Dreams c...
by Shawnatfd127
Wed Apr 22, 2015 9:20 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: The Sad Truth - Cannot Get Hired - Some Advice and Thanks
Replies: 147
Views: 41901

Re: The Sad Truth - Cannot Get Hired - Some Advice and Thank

I have read this thread from the start of it and can say it gave me the hope to continue to try and not leave a single stone unturned. My very first police application was April 1991 and my call for hire came in April 2015. Never give up on your dreams...They can come to those who really work hard f...
by Shawnatfd127
Wed Apr 22, 2015 9:14 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Hired!
Replies: 2877
Views: 413874

Re: Hired!

First Application April 1991. Call for hire April 2015. PPA Start in one week then off to OPC for my BCT!. Cant wait. Dream come true.
by Shawnatfd127
Mon Apr 13, 2015 8:38 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: OPP Auxiliary
Replies: 2144
Views: 175275

Re: OPP Auxiliary

I have made relationships with officers in my detachment and go their cell numbers and contact them directly to see if they are available to take me out. I always ask in advance and never just show up. I have access to the platoon schedule as well so I can see who is working when so I am not botheri...
by Shawnatfd127
Tue Mar 31, 2015 9:15 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: OPP Applicant Updates Thread
Replies: 7146
Views: 893507

Re: OPP Applicant Updates Thread

Shawnatfd127 wrote:Wishing everyone a very Happy New Year. For those working tonight THANK YOU for keeping us safe. Hopefully some of us here will be working along side you all in the near future !!.



Well interview yesterday was an amazing experience. Fingers crossed to hear successful results in a few weeks!!!! :thumbsup:
by Shawnatfd127
Fri Mar 27, 2015 5:42 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: OPP Auxiliary
Replies: 2144
Views: 175275

Re: OPP Auxiliary

Congratulations to all the Graduate of the 2015-02 Auxiliary recruit class today. You all did exceptionally well. A special welcome to the four new graduates to the Nottawasaga Detachment we are very proud of you and are excited to have you join our team! :thumbsup:
by Shawnatfd127
Sun Mar 01, 2015 9:26 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: OPP Auxiliary
Replies: 2144
Views: 175275

Re: OPP Auxiliary

Sparkz, Don't you remember all that sun tanning we did.....NOT. Lol. Goods times they were.


Sparkz wrote:
ShorTy1229 wrote:I was wondering Why do we need to bring the Bathing Suit for the Auxiliary training ?


lol You'll find out :smirk:
by Shawnatfd127
Thu Jan 08, 2015 9:30 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: OPP Auxiliary
Replies: 2144
Views: 175275

Re: OPP Auxiliary

Of course the OPP will understand. My original comment was about respecting the commitment that an Auxiliary makes to the community and the unit. We spend a lot of personal time interviewing and getting members on boarded. Lights I think your experience is not a common one if it was it would I am su...
by Shawnatfd127
Wed Dec 31, 2014 1:37 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: OPP Applicant Updates Thread
Replies: 7146
Views: 893507

Re: OPP Applicant Updates Thread

Wishing everyone a very Happy New Year. For those working tonight THANK YOU for keeping us safe. Hopefully some of us here will be working along side you all in the near future !!.
by Shawnatfd127
Thu Nov 06, 2014 9:42 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: OPP Auxiliary
Replies: 2144
Views: 175275

Re: OPP Auxiliary

No it does not. You have to do all aspects of the COR through ATS to be successful. The only thing that can help you is the Psych. If you receive your COR and apply to a service and are successfully moved through the process within1 year of successfully passing your psych they can use that. However ...