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by redridinghood
Mon Jul 11, 2016 10:38 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5720
Views: 555448

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

the most important: head on your shoulders

what more does one need when dealing with "alleged" criminals?
by redridinghood
Sat Jul 09, 2016 10:15 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5720
Views: 555448

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Can't they just put up signs that say "no stabbing"? Lol x1000. Should work about as well as gun free Zone signs. Wearing a vest is like wearing a sign that says "stab me in the head" had a buddy that planned to wear his as soon as he got to institution, didn't happen (we do hav...
by redridinghood
Sat Jul 09, 2016 10:10 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5720
Views: 555448

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Its a government job...I work at the OLG lol. So I should just say Im training at another job and if I can get a LOA? I think they'd tell me no tbh. I dont have a union either... I think Ill just have to take this huge risk and hope I come out successful...If not i'll start back to ground zero. I c...
by redridinghood
Wed Nov 25, 2015 5:55 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5720
Views: 555448

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

indeed,
and guys, not to discourage you but I was told last time corr went on strike we stayed out 56days

I would like to see us out before holidays, to pressure management and employer, but what are the chances of that?
by redridinghood
Wed May 27, 2015 8:07 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5720
Views: 555448

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Don't remember the test but yes, it's all multiple choice/true or false and some match the two parts of sentence, if you study it's a breeze
by redridinghood
Tue May 26, 2015 8:41 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5720
Views: 555448

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

no complaints there, plenty of package checking in A&D :/ *shiver*
by redridinghood
Tue May 26, 2015 7:53 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5720
Views: 555448

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

What kinds of things are in the COTA pre-course study package? the same ones that will be covered on course, actually I don't know if it's by design but it actually repeats itself on week three or four, quite annoying :/ I'm not sure if things changed but it's good to go over the material and have ...
by redridinghood
Tue May 26, 2015 7:50 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5720
Views: 555448

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

I'm not saying YOU'RE lying, but... whomever told you that may not know what's going on... Or... Just more proof that this so called strike is actually not going to happen after all. heard from another source that we can expect new cos on line around Sept 9th, so highly possible COTA is a go for now
by redridinghood
Fri Mar 13, 2015 10:25 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: City of Mississauga - Corporate Security
Replies: 33
Views: 7655

Re: City of Mississauga - Corporate Security

heh, never thought I'll see someone butthurt over a security job
funny
by redridinghood
Wed Mar 11, 2015 6:08 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5720
Views: 555448

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

The reasons for me wanting to work at tsdc, I would rather not share. I believe that the correctional centre that I currently work in is a properly run centre. So no need for me to see how a properly run centre works. Lastly, I have heard that once you get into a centre in Ontario its sometimes dif...
by redridinghood
Tue Mar 10, 2015 7:25 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5720
Views: 555448

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Hey guys, first post on here. i have a question for some of the Co's on here. So I applied for a posting, went through the process, my references was contacted the day after my interview. I still have not recieved an offer as yet due to me completing my interview not to long ago. so my question is ...
by redridinghood
Tue Mar 10, 2015 7:22 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5720
Views: 555448

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

for the guys in a wait; you do realize it is a 'contract' position? Ministry has no obligations to fulfill or extend those contracts at any time?
I don't think there is a precedence for this but...
by redridinghood
Sun Mar 08, 2015 6:28 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5720
Views: 555448

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

fitch wrote:As a CO who has been on the job for 3 months now...


2-20 eh fitch?
by redridinghood
Sat Feb 28, 2015 12:53 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Conservation Officer Positions-Ontario
Replies: 46
Views: 11243

Re: Conservation Officer Positions-Ontario

hard to gage person's intent when posting on interwebs


Thanks for feed back guys, and good luck to those who applied
by redridinghood
Fri Feb 27, 2015 11:46 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Conservation Officer Positions-Ontario
Replies: 46
Views: 11243

Re: Conservation Officer Positions-Ontario

didn't see any mention of a 13week training in the job add or specs,
I'm trying to talk to CO, they are as common here as hens teeth, hence my posting here

don't get defensive, just trying to clarify info Triple ;)