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CEPOL Police English Language Online Course
06 July 2020

Police officers and law enforcement staff from EU Member States with minimum three years of experience whose work position and responsibilities require the use of English language in the framework of cross border police cooperation are invited to apply for our Online Police English Language Course starting on 14 September 2020.

The course aims to enable participants to achieve a Common European Framework of References for languages (CEFR) to the level of B1 - independent user, in Police English Language.

The specific objectives for participants of this course are:

  • To have the ability, in accordance with CEFR, to express themselves briefly in familiar situations and to deal in a general way with non-routine information.
  • To enrich their Police English Language vocabulary and use it appropriately in situations where police specific terminology is required.
  • To practice cooperation on a European level, which they can later on utilise in cross-border communication.

The main content of the course will be presented in CEPOL's virtual learning environment where participants will engage in activities extending and practising their Police English Language skills.

The duration of the course is eight weeks. The curriculum content will focus on online self-paced, as well as, trainer guided activities and related assignments in the following subject knowledge areas:

  • English Police Station, Equipment and Officers
  • Money Laundering
  • Cyber crime
  • Europol
  • Schengen
  • Counterterrorism
  • EU Policy Cycle
  • Joint Investigation Teams
  • Immigration

Reading, speaking, writing and listening skill will be practiced in the context of the abovementioned topics.

Nomination: The online course offers 100 seats altogether. The limit for nominations is 5 per Member State. In case you are interested, please contact your local CEPOL National Unit / CEPOL National Contact Point as soon as possible. Deadline for nominations by CEPOL National Units is 2 September 2020.

CEPOL Police English Language Online Course

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Contact

Office address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1066 Budapest
Ó utca 27
Hungary

Correspondence address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1903 Budapest
Pf.314
Hungary

Email address

Telephone: +36 1 803 8030/8031

Fax: +36 1 803 8032

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