Return to WA Police Force - Training

An assessment will be undertaken by the WA Police Academy upon receipt of your application to determine your eligibility for recognition of prior service

Generally, officers who are eligible to reengage with the WA Police Force and have been out of the agency for less than 2 years, will be placed direct to district if successful in the recruitment process. Successful applicants will receive rank recognition to a maximum of Senior Constable.

Officers who have been out of the WA Police Force for 2 to 5 years will be required to undertake a Transitional Course at the WA Police Academy prior to being posted to a policing district. Successful applicants will received rank recognition to a maximum of Senior Constable.

Officers who have been out of the WA Police Force for 5+ years will be required to undertake a full Recruit Course prior to being posted to a policing district. Successful applicants are not eligible for recognition of prior service in relation to rank or salary.