JUSTICE INSTITUTE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA

Canada, British Columbia

Located in New Westminster, the Justice Institute of British Columbia is a public, post-secondary educational institution focused on training students in the field of justice, public safety, and social services. It has 5 campuses in places like Victoria, Okanagan, Chilliwack, Pitt Meadows, and Maple Ridge. Justice Institute of British Columbia offers degrees, diplomas, and applied certificates, as well as on-site professional workshops and training. It also offers programs in leadership, conflict resolution, and emergency management. The institute offers a variety of courses and certifications through its School of Public Safety, School of Criminal Justice and Security, and School of Health and Social Justice. It also offers two four-year degrees that are, Bachelor of Public Safety Administration and Bachelor of Emergency and Security Management Studies.

Campus Life

The Justice Institute of British Columbia has a total enrolment of over 24000 students annually. The Institute collaborates with the Singapore University of Social Sciences for students to avail the facility of joining the program of Minor in Paramedicine and Emergency Response. Students of Justice Institute of British Columbia are eligible for several student awards, scholarships, and bursaries. In addition to that, students can also get various external awards and other forms of financial aid. A notable fact is that the institute trains Paramedics, firefighters, sheriffs, corrections officers, probation officers, peace officers, family justice counsellors, and security professionals. In the past, Hong Kong Fire Services also availed the institute's services for additional advanced training for their EMS personnel.

Noted Alumni

Justice Institute of British Columbia shares a strong alumni network spread worldwide. Some of the famous alumni include people like Navi Dosanjh, a reserve constable with the Abbotsford Police Department, and Ashley Long, a firefighter for the City of Maple Ridge among many more.