Associate Degree in Policing Practice (ADPP)

The Training and about the NSW Police Force Academy

For further information about the training, accommodation options, course structures and frequently asked questions please visit the NSW Police Force Academy. Upon acceptance to the course you will receive further information on essential things you need to complete and what you need to know prior to course commencement.


On-campus Accommodation


Available scholarships

Cost of Study

Before accepting an offer, you should give careful consideration to your financial situation. It is your responsibility to ensure that you are in a position to complete your study at the NSW Police Academy, Goulburn.

Cost of study

On-Campus Students - Compulsory Orientation and Commencement Date

A compulsory orientation session will begin at 12:30pm on the Sunday prior to the commencement of studies.

The commencement date of your studies is advised in your offer of admission. Please ensure that you adhere to the NSW Police Force Academy Dress and Grooming Requirements when attending the campus. A timetable will be available on the student system Interact at least two days prior to commencement date.

Online Students – Residential Schools

The online Associate Degree in Policing Practice has compulsory residential schools - do not accept your offer if you are unable to attend.

See Associate Degree in Policing Practice Residential School Calendar for dates.

Other Associate Degree in Policing Practice specific information and contacts

Your first point of contact prior to commencing is the NSW Police Academy Hub.

Domestic Enquiries 1800 275 278
International Enquiries +61 2 4824 2522
Fax +61 2 6933 2063

Postal Address
NSW Police Academy Hub
Charles Sturt University
Locked Bag 2005
Goulburn, NSW 2580