Indigenous Gang Reduction Strategies

Course detail

Program area: Indigenous policing

Course code: IGRS

Course registration details
Session(s) Location Start date End date
20-01R English Off-Site To be confirmed
Cost – Canadian Police
Tuition Accommodation Full Meals Total
$ 875.00 $ 1,140.00 $ 841.44 $ 2,856.44
Cost – Other eligible registrants (Canadian and International)
Tuition Accommodation Full Meals Total
$ 3,525.00 $ 1,140.00 $ 841.44 $ 5,506.44


  • Accommodations include arrival of student the night before course start date.
  • Cost includes weekend stays for the duration of the course and is based on the Single room with a shared bathroom priced at $ 95.00/night.
  • Travel grant funding may be available (for non-federal police agencies only)


Indigenous gangs are a relatively new and growing concern for police agencies in Canada. This course looks at the unique characteristics of Indigenous gangs and the development of integrated police prevention, intervention and suppression approaches. Students come out with a deeper understanding of Indigenous gangs, allowing them to become more effective in their duties and in their ability to build awareness at work and within the community.

Format and delivery

Length of course: 10 days

Class size: maximum 24 students

Delivery setting: in classroom

Learning outcomes

Eligibility and mandatory requirements


Transfer credits

The graduates of the college's Indigenous Gang Reduction Strategies course are eligible for credits toward specific graduate programs at Nicola Valley Institute of Technology and at Wilfrid Laurier University. For more information, please refer to the Transfer credits section.


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