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Probation Officers

Is this program right for you?

Be the one leading change every day and keeping our communities safe. If you are interested in pursuing a career as a probation officer supporting adults in the community under supervision, then this online course is for you.

The JIBC Adult Probation Officer course is designed for members of the public interested in becoming an adult probation officer. 

Successful completion of this course is one of the minimum requirements to apply for a probation officer position within the Community Corrections Division of BC Corrections. Further details about the role is available on the Probation Officer Career page.

This course introduces the B.C. Community Corrections Division and its model of client supervision. The course also describes the primary areas in which Probation Officers perform their responsibilities, including the service model that has been adopted by BC Corrections. Finally, the course also explores the challenges of being a probation officer and strategies for success in the profession.

The JIBC Adult Probation Officer course is available as an online course. Each course offering has a definite start and end date. Students have up to five weeks to complete the course.


Tuition $298.78


Learner Services Fee $5.93

Students looking to complete JIBC's Adult Probation Officer course can register online for the next available course offering.

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