Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services :: Promotional & Re-certification Exams

Ontario Police College

Promotional Examinations

Ontario Police College Promotional Examinations are offered at three levels (Constable to Sergeant, Sergeant to Staff Sergeant, and Staff Sergeant to Inspector) to compliment police services' internal promotional processes. The written examinations (all multiple choice) are designed to assess a candidate's knowledge in the areas of Community Policing, Supervision and Management, Provincial and Federal Law.

Promotional examinations were held on Sunday, March 25, 2012. The 2013 information and locations will be posted as soon as the schedule is finalized.

Any comments or questions should be directed to your police service contact person or the OPC Promotional Exam Coordinator, Brian McNair at telephone 519-773-4288 or via email at