RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby chmor » Mon Apr 08, 2019 10:31 am

Tornelco wrote:
Mon Apr 08, 2019 3:54 am
Ohh ok, your timeline only shows 2 deferrals, looks like they were 2 years each? am I correct? How long was the first one for! I was actually gonna pm you earlier but i feel like deferrals are a sensitive and private topic.

I was looking at joining the CAF as well but I couldn't get any information on them, figured I'd apply to all the other agencies that are hiring in big numbers. I'm back in school now but it would have been interesting to pursue something with CAF.
One thing people need to know is that your time in the CAF wont mean you will roll right over into the RCMP without some issues. I have been in the CAF for 12 years and was deferred from the RCMP last year and just re-applied last week (currently waiting for re-insertion). Another guy in my unit has been in the RCMP process for 3 years. He actually has to go back and redo certain steps because the validity has lapsed.
If you want to pursue a career in the CAF, a degree in criminology would allow you to become either a Military Police member or Military Police Officer. If you have questions about the CAF in general send me a PM, but do not send me a PM about becoming an MP as I am not one.

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby pitcherak » Mon Apr 08, 2019 3:32 pm

Troop 15 July 29th!
ON App
App: 29/12/2015
EE:27/02/2016
Def: one year
Reapp: 18/07/2017
SP S: 24/07/2017
SP R: 15/08/2017
RMAQ Rev: 02/09/2017
PEP: 12/04/2018
Med init:01/05/2018
BGI: 12/07/2018
MED: 15/09/2018
Psych:11/09/2018
Med clear: 11/03/2019
FSR: done
SC: 18/03/19

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby Ottawaapplicant » Mon Apr 08, 2019 4:24 pm

Hello all, long time lurker. I can say its been a lot of waiting for me and many other people, But I am 100% sure its totally worth it, I know its stressful but the day that you wear the uniform is not far. I cant wait for Depot, hopefully I can pass this stage as well, I am sure there will be a lot of learning to do. Wish everyone the best of luck in the process and in your postings. :D :D

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Online App: Sep/2017
RMAQ: Nov/2017
PEP: Feb/2018
PEP Rec: June/2018
Med: July/2018
Psych: July/2018
Psych interview: Sep/2018
Med/Psych Rec: Nov/2018
BGI Rec: Nov/2018
SC interview: Feb/2019
SC Rec: March/2019
Troop:

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby John014 » Mon Apr 08, 2019 10:13 pm

mitt1989 wrote:
Sat Apr 06, 2019 4:13 pm
Not sure if this question has been asked before but I am struggling to find an answer. I currently attend Carleton University and I am studying Criminology and Criminal Justice. They offer an honours degree, 4 year program, and a general degree, 3 year program, but they are both considered official BA degrees. From what I understand, the 4 year program is for those going to school after they complete their undergrad and the 3 year program is for those that are not attending school after their degree and want to work sooner. I just want to know if having the 4 year degree over the 3 year degree will give me any significant advantage over other applicants or if the 3 year degree is perfect and won't put me at a disadvantage. I know the minimum education requirement for the RCMP is high school but I am hoping someone can still answer my question. Thank you!
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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby Depot Web » Tue Apr 09, 2019 3:10 pm

A.blackburn wrote:
Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:57 pm
FYI

http://www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/en/accelerate ... ng-program

I wonder how many weeks it is since the ENPQ is already 15 weeks of police training and 3 years of college.
The first Lateral Cadet Training Program troop was here in January. Their training was six weeks.
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Postby Depot Web » Tue Apr 09, 2019 3:15 pm

JLuens wrote:
Sat Apr 06, 2019 11:34 am
Any LDS members currently at Depot? Trying to organize a ride to church. PM me if you can help me out.
There is a Ride Board in C Block to help people arrange for travel to various worship services across Regina. If you are looking for a ride, be sure to add yourself to the board.
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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby joellykinz » Tue Apr 09, 2019 3:19 pm

Received Security Clearance today! Beyond excited for the journey that's about to start :alright:
Applied-2017/09
RPAB-18/03/20
SP Received-18/04/4
SP Sent-18/04/18
SPR-18/05/22
RMAQ R-18/06/2
PEP-18/09/31
PEP REC-18/09/9
BGI-18/11/7
MED-18/11/22
Psych-18/11/23
FSR REC-18/11/26
MED REC-19/03/7
SCI-18/11/26
SC REC-19/04/9
Troop Offer- Sept 2!

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby Corrections0551 » Tue Apr 09, 2019 5:41 pm

Long time lurker, first time posting just got my troop offer today! Troop 15-starting July 29th!

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby habstactic » Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:55 pm

Hola,

I'm waiting for the FC call. If I can not take the call, does he leave a voice message or he will try to call another day?

Thank you :)
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2019/02/25 - Applied
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2019/07/25 - Bilingual troop invitation - Pending

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby Tornelco » Tue Apr 09, 2019 7:13 pm

habstactic wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:55 pm
Hola,

I'm waiting for the FC call. If I can not take the call, does he leave a voice message or he will try to call another day?

Thank you :)
It is email. Unless you're referring to the RMAQ, you'll get an email or a call, or both in my case, and a date and time for the actual phone interview will be given.
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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby sig1992 » Wed Apr 10, 2019 11:25 am

Tornelco wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 7:13 pm
habstactic wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:55 pm
Hola,

I'm waiting for the FC call. If I can not take the call, does he leave a voice message or he will try to call another day?

Thank you :)
It is email. Unless you're referring to the RMAQ, you'll get an email or a call, or both in my case, and a date and time for the actual phone interview will be given.
OP is referring to the RMAQ I’m pretty sure, email & phone call in my case too.

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby habstactic » Wed Apr 10, 2019 11:34 am

sig1992 wrote:
Wed Apr 10, 2019 11:25 am
Tornelco wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 7:13 pm
habstactic wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:55 pm
Hola,

I'm waiting for the FC call. If I can not take the call, does he leave a voice message or he will try to call another day?

Thank you :)
It is email. Unless you're referring to the RMAQ, you'll get an email or a call, or both in my case, and a date and time for the actual phone interview will be given.
OP is referring to the RMAQ I’m pretty sure, email & phone call in my case too.
Yeah, I think, I'm talking about the RMAQ :P Thanks for all your answer :)
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2019/02/25 - Applied
2019/03/25 - BTATPG/RPAB
2019/04/03 - SP - Pending
2019/07/25 - Bilingual troop invitation - Pending

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby Harman » Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:18 am

Got an email that for security clearance I have to provide police clearance certificate within 30 days from my home country as I have not been in Canada for 10 years or will be deferred for 6 months. Have anyone experienced the same ?

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RCMP Cadet Training - Depot Life?

Postby Lmackey182 » Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:20 pm

After a very long process (approx. 2 years) ... I finally received the call! Troop 15 - July 28th.

Of course the initial reaction was excitement… but then reality & nervousness kicked in lol.

I’m a female, in relatively good shape … however I’m nervous when it comes to the PDT aspect, as I’ve never done any defensive/combat style training before. I was wondering if someone could share any advice on how to prepare for this (both mentally & physically)?

Once I arrive to depot, I had a few question concerning what life is like while being there…
1. How is the community life like, especially for females?
2. How long does it take to adjust/get into the routine of cadet life?
3. What is the living space like (what should you bring/not)?
4. What kind of things are you required to purchase while at depot, how much do you typically spend while being there)?
5. In your experience what was some of the hardest obstacles, and how did you overcome them?

This will be my first time in 27 years away from Ottawa longer than a 3 week period lol … so I am not sure what I should expect!

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby Lmackey182 » Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:25 pm

Congrats! … I'm in troop 15 too, guess I'll be seeing you in July :)


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