Bonus Episode How to use your policing knowledge to short cut a degree with former cop and current University of West England lecturer

This bonus episode is a Blue Light Leavers Live Session that that we ran with Dominic McVeigh.

Dom is a former cop and is now a lecturer with the University of West England.

The university starts is new course in September 2024 'The BSc(Hons) Applied Criminal Justice Top-Up degree' It is specifically designed to offer you the chance to gain academic recognition alongside your invaluable on-the-job experience. It would allow you to complete a three-year degree in one year (when taken as a full-time course)!

In this episode Dom explains what the course is, how it works and how to sign-up! If you are interested in signing up, you have until (Sunday) 30th June to do so for this year's course!

Click on the link below to find out more about the course. 

Or you can email Dom on [email protected] 

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