Is Nishnawbe Aski Police Service currently hiring Constables?


Do I require an OACP certificate to apply to NAPS?

Yes, as of May 2021, all Constable applicants require an OACP Certificate of results. The current cost of the OACP Certificate testing is $250.00 CAD not including HST.

Do I get to see my OACP results?

No, you do not get to see your results. The results are only shared to the Police Services you apply to.

How do I get my OACP Certificate and what does it cost?

You can visit for further information.

Are fitness logs required?


Do I need proof of Indigenous status to work for NAPS?

No, as an inclusive workplace NAPS values and supports diversity. Although an Indigenous background is considered an asset in the communities we service, we currently have a diverse workforce with employees from all over Canada with many different backgrounds. As long as you are a Canadian Citizen or a Permanent Resident of Canada that meets all other eligibility requirements, you are eligible to apply.

How long does the hiring process take?

There is no specific time period for the process and it will vary for many reasons. All applicants are reminded that when applying, it is for the position of Police Constable and not a particular Intake.

When is BCT?

Intakes for BCT are January, May and September.

What is the cost of BCT?

Currently, it is $11,065 to attend BCT with Nishnawbe Aski Police Service.

Do I get paid while I am attending the Ontario Police College?

Yes, the current salary for BCT is $58,153.72.

When should I submit my application and how?

Right now! It is recommended that completed applications be submitted as soon as possible through our website.

Who should I contact if I have more questions?

Sgt. Cory Oleschuk
Uniform Recruitment

309 Court St. S.
Thunder Bay, ON
P7B 2Y1

(807) 623-2161 ext. 6593