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by Lospollos
Sun Nov 10, 2019 1:39 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: ASK A SPECIAL CONSTABLE
Replies: 1009
Views: 172433

Re: ASK A SPECIAL CONSTABLE

Canadian12 wrote:
Sat Nov 09, 2019 9:28 pm
Sorry, what are the 5 choices ? Thanks for the info.
Did you not read his post at all?
by Lospollos
Mon Apr 02, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5556
Views: 533871

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Does anyone working at an institution or who has recently graduated COTA know if Ministry pays for CO's to get their shots for ex. Hep C etc?
by Lospollos
Tue Mar 06, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5556
Views: 533871

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Anyone on here work at Sudbury Jail? I'm really considering going there. Any information would be great, hours, how long before a transfer would take after my initial year being there, how long on average to get full time/ permanent? Thanks You have to wait a minimum of one year before you can requ...
by Lospollos
Sun Feb 25, 2018 2:57 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5556
Views: 533871

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

AirborneInfantry wrote:Thanks guys, I was wondering if it was similar to CBSA or RCMP where you do not find out until a certain point in training.

Thank you.


When you get the call to get to COTA you will get a conditional offer and the institution that they have assigned you to.
by Lospollos
Sun Feb 25, 2018 2:54 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5556
Views: 533871

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Hi everyone, I am wondering how difficult it is to attain a posting in the Ottawa area. Is it a very desired location? At what point in the process if you are successful do you discover your work location? Thank you. Me and my buddy just got into Ottawa, in terms of diserable or non diserable I am ...
by Lospollos
Sat Feb 24, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5556
Views: 533871

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Hi everyone, I am wondering how difficult it is to attain a posting in the Ottawa area. Is it a very desired location? At what point in the process if you are successful do you discover your work location? Thank you. Me and my buddy just got into Ottawa, in terms of diserable or non diserable I am ...
by Lospollos
Fri Feb 23, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5556
Views: 533871

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

rjwlewy wrote:Been curious for a while...

Fonthill and Bitterman. What institutions are you at?



If they tell you they would have to kill you 8)
by Lospollos
Thu Feb 15, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5556
Views: 533871

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Just for anyone who is interested. I emailed today because my impatience got the best of me, my background is now complete, took approx 8 weeks ish, my file is now in review and I may be contacted should they wish to proceed. I read that someone received an offer last Friday. Did you happen to ask ...
by Lospollos
Sun Feb 11, 2018 10:41 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5556
Views: 533871

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

For those saying they 'received their clearance back' did you physically get something mailed back to you or was it an email just saying your clearance certificate has returned to HR? Nop nothing physical, u should get an email from corrections saying you received it, if not email them sometimes th...
by Lospollos
Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:58 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ask the CBSA!
Replies: 12697
Views: 1172582

Re: Ask the CBSA!

Hi guys, I'm new to the forum and still trying to figure it out. I'm currently in the selection process for SBSO for summer 2018. My security interview is coming up next week and I had a few questions that I was hoping somebody could answer or direct me to someone who might know! I'm wondering how ...
by Lospollos
Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:13 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5556
Views: 533871

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Got the call this afternoon! I am going to OPC March 26nd and then to OCDC! I can't even describe how excited I am right now. Congrats! When did you do your interview and background? Interviewed in mid July sent clearance the beginning of August received it back in November. Overall took exactly a ...
by Lospollos
Fri Feb 09, 2018 5:12 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5556
Views: 533871

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Got the call this afternoon! I am going to OPC March 26nd and then to OCDC! I can't even describe how excited I am right now.
by Lospollos
Sun Dec 03, 2017 8:22 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5556
Views: 533871

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

I have had a similar experience I had talked to the hiring manager when my clearance came back about 3 weeks ago because I had some issues with my reference, he gave me his contact info I emailed him back last Monday to make sure he received it. Nothing so far.
by Lospollos
Mon Sep 18, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5556
Views: 533871

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Hey guys, I am rewriting the Wonderlic this month for my second attempt, does anyone have any idea what the score is needed to pass it? i passed all my other tests the last time I wrote it except for the Wonderlic. Type in, then google, Wonderlic. Tones of help. When I did it, I never finished it, ...
by Lospollos
Wed Sep 13, 2017 6:10 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 5556
Views: 533871

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Got a call from CSRU today notifying me that my security clearance has finally come back and that I should expect a phone call from a hiring manager within the week with an invite to the October COTA class. Exactly 14 weeks after they sent off my security documents for clearance. Great news that's ...