Together, these policing specialists bring a wealth of academic experience, policing practice and knowledge to the development of PCDA and DHEP curriculum and delivery models. For example, their expertise covers:

In addition, the Centre is a substantial resource for the development of apprenticeships with strong links between research, innovation, knowledge and evidence-based practice. Building on the Centre’s collaborative approach, the PEQF will be designed working with our procured partners and delivered utilising the strengths and expertise of both.

Drawing on the ‘open’ access and widening participation ethos at the core of the OU, there will be a strong emphasis within our PEQF programmes on making a career in the police attractive to individuals from diverse backgrounds.

More information can be found on the OU Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship website.


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Annual Report 2019

The 2019 Annual Report for the Centre for Policing Research and Learning is now available to view online.

20th January 2020
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Mar 12

Membership Group Meeting

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 10:00 to 16:00

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Membership Group Meeting

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