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by kungfucious0_0
Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 16948
Views: 1628507

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

JDube wrote:
Wed Mar 20, 2019 10:59 pm
Suit and tie is the only way to go to an interview for a law enforcement position, in my opinion.
crap! :shock: i really hope what you said isn't a dealbreaker! i always took formal suit and tie get-ups for business/accounting/finance/banking/trade/legal type formal interviews.
by kungfucious0_0
Sat Mar 16, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 16948
Views: 1628507

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

CanadianQuackers wrote:
Sat Mar 16, 2019 8:29 am
For anyone interested in the real numbers:

https://www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca/agency-agen ... a-eng.html
yeah! thats the link Sam_the_Man provided. u/f, all that information does not reveal numbers by the recruitment steps...
by kungfucious0_0
Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT
Replies: 16948
Views: 1628507

Re: GENERAL CBSA APPLICANT CHIT CHAT

As a first screening step, you could believe that 50% is right, or even a higher failure rate. At my interview I was told one third of applicants make it to the interview stage. So something like this 22,000 yearly applications. Let’s say 11,000 receive a passing score, then from their 3666 receive...
by kungfucious0_0
Wed Mar 13, 2019 2:49 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ask the CBSA!
Replies: 12730
Views: 1256126

Re: Ask the CBSA!

delete post. please disregard
by kungfucious0_0
Thu Jan 31, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ask the CBSA!
Replies: 12730
Views: 1256126

Re: Ask the CBSA!

There is a whole shitload of things that make us look unprofessional. Boots are very low on the list. I can name a few: disgustingly fat and sweaty officers; wannabe losers acting like Rambo and berating travelers because they can't speak English; fat female officers ripping into pretty female trav...
by kungfucious0_0
Sun Aug 24, 2008 4:14 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ask the CBSA!
Replies: 12730
Views: 1256126

Re: Ask the CBSA!

after getting the news (pg 90), ive been heavily drinking and wondering 'what if,' so ive not been keeping up with this board. mmmmm....I could be totally wrong but didnt look like he was pointing fingers or looking for a scapegoat. Looked like he was thanking all of you for your advice but now that...
by kungfucious0_0
Tue Jul 08, 2008 2:03 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ask the CBSA!
Replies: 12730
Views: 1256126

Re: Ask the CBSA!

thanks to IrishCanadian, MichaelJCaboose, & BusyBee for the advise. good idea for me to go ahead and get my PAL and 1st-Aid... but now i can do it at my leisure i guess... We regret to inform you that your application will not be given further consideration, as you have not been successful at the in...
by kungfucious0_0
Fri Jul 04, 2008 6:43 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ask the CBSA!
Replies: 12730
Views: 1256126

Re: Ask the CBSA!

hey busybee ... just curious but what was the delay between you applying and getting the invite to write the BSOT? ... & PAL is this the firearms course? ive noticed lots of you have already gotten yours, plus the 1st aid, and the security clearance... theyve not asked me for any of these, but is th...
by kungfucious0_0
Mon Jun 30, 2008 5:23 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ask the CBSA!
Replies: 12730
Views: 1256126

Re: Ask the CBSA!

sounds like lots of you are getting invites to rigauld. luckily for me... most of you are from ontario! but just to be sure... nobody from pacific region has heard bad news yet right? im too superstitious to ask. ive always wanted to join the reserves (navy). think that would be a good thing to do? ...
by kungfucious0_0
Mon Jun 02, 2008 4:41 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ask the CBSA!
Replies: 12730
Views: 1256126

Re: Ask the CBSA!

hi everybody.... ive been sitting on the sidelines 'monitoring' this for awhile before just signing up. the info here is really usefully. thnx for the help so far. heres my sit: i really really want in to the cbsa. i got invited to write the bsot. instead, i sent in results from CIT-1C. i finished m...