11 episodes

A Career in Policing tells the real stories of Victoria Police employees' journey into the police service, from recruitment, to the academy, and on the beat.

A Career in Policing Victoria Police

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A Career in Policing tells the real stories of Victoria Police employees' journey into the police service, from recruitment, to the academy, and on the beat.

    Ep 01: The Recruitment Process

    Ep 01: The Recruitment Process

    In the first episode of the Victoria Police Recruitment Podcast we take you through the 11 stages of the recruitment process for the Police Officer role.

    For more information visit www.policecareer.vic.gov.au

    For entry requirements https://www.police.vic.gov.au/police-entry-requirements
    For FAQ https://www.police.vic.gov.au/police-faqs
    For Forms https://www.police.vic.gov.au/police-forms-0

    • 13 min
    Ep 02: Entrance Exam and Fitness Test

    Ep 02: Entrance Exam and Fitness Test

    In episode two we discuss the Entrance Exam and Fitness Test components of the recruitment process. Hear from two Police Officers about how they prepared for these stages and their experiences of the recruitment process and life on the job.

    For more information visit www.policecareer.vic.gov.au

    For Entrance Exam and Fitness Test resources https://www.police.vic.gov.au/resources

    • 18 min
    Ep 03: Video and Panel Interview

    Ep 03: Video and Panel Interview

    In episode three we discuss the Video Interview and Panel Interview stages of the recruitment process. Hear from two Police Officers on their experience with interviewing for Victoria Police and their motivation for applying.

    For more information visit www.policecareer.vic.gov.au

    For Entrance Exam and Fitness Test resources https://www.police.vic.gov.au/resources

    • 10 min
    Ep 04: Life at the Academy

    Ep 04: Life at the Academy

    In episode four we discuss what life is like at the Academy. If you're successful in the recruitment process this is where you will spend 31 weeks training. Hear from two Police Officers about what their experience at the Academy was like, including their biggest challenges and rewarding experiences.

    For more information visit www.policecareer.vic.gov.au

    • 17 min
    Ep 05: Women in Policing

    Ep 05: Women in Policing

    In episode five we discuss the importance of women in policing as well as common misconceptions about the role. Hear from two female Police Officers about their experiences as women in policing including the challenges, rewards and realities of having a family.

    For more information visit www.policecareer.vic.gov.au

    • 21 min
    Ep 06: Younger Applicants

    Ep 06: Younger Applicants

    In episode six we discuss joining Victoria Police at a young age. Hear from two Police Officers who joined at 18 and 19 straight after finishing high school and learn about what you can do to gain life experience while you're still in school.

    For more information visit www.policecareer.vic.gov.au

    • 14 min

Customer Reviews

dMilesH74 ,

Vic Pol 2020

Very informative thank you .
Great structure to the episodes .

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