Bylaw Enforcement Officer 2
The Bylaw Enforcement Officer Level 2 course builds upon the skills taught in the Bylaw Enforcement Officer Level 1 course. It will refresh the student’s memory in proper note taking, report writing, and investigational procedures skills. This course will explore the challenges of dealing with people with mental health issues and the best practices for dealing in high risk situations. It will also discuss the cultural diversity, multiculturalism and the Canadian mosaic. Students will learn how to use digital cameras to produce photographs for evidence. They will also learn the framework of local government, building bylaws and compliance, personal safety skills, credibility and cross-examination, the powers of arrest and stress management Students will also attend court and put court packages together and participate in a mock trial.
A Bylaw Enforcement Officer is usually an employee of a municipality or regional district that performs administrative, inspectional and regulatory work to enforce bylaws relating to property use, buildings, parking, business regulations, animal control, zoning, noise, sign and more. Candidates can expect to earn $25+ per hour and enjoy working both inside and outside of the office.
Upon completion of the Bylaw Enforcement Officer Level 2 course the successful student will develop and demonstrate the ability to:
- Enhance the skills learned in Bylaw Enforcement Level 1.
- Complete concise, accurate notes in a notebook.
- Interview witness/accused and complete a statement.
- Apply active listening skills when taking a statement or diffuse a tense situation.
- Apply the relevant law during their course of duty at a municipal level.
- Learn how to deal with people with mental health issues.
Minimum 18 years of age or out of school for a minimum of 1 year.
Offered at both Kelowna and Surrey campus.
FEES in CDN$
One week – 40 hours.
Have you completed Bylaw Enforcement Officer 1?
- Refresher – notes and notebooks.
- How to use digital cameras to produce photographs for evidence.
- Framework of local government.
- Building bylaw and compliance.
- Communication and conflict resolution skills.
- Personal safety skills.
- Credibility and cross examination.
- Powers of arrest.
- Tour of the Kelowna Court House and court attendance.
- Swear an information.
- Put court packages together and present a case in a mock trial.
- Traffic direction and control.