Special Transferees

All Special Constables wishing to transfer from other police services to Dorset Police must complete the Special Constable Transferee Application Form.

Special Constables transferring to Dorset Police who have achieved Independent Patrol Status.

Special Constables transferring to Dorset Police who have achieved Independent Patrol Status (IPS) will not be required to complete the full assessment process but will be required to attend a structured interview and a training need analysis assessment. If successful then, fitness, medical and vetting must be successfully completed in all cases.

Special Constables who have gained IPS will not be required to complete the standard IL4SC mandatory training again. However they will be required to complete all Dorset specific training.

 

Special Constables transferring to Dorset Police who have not yet achieved Independent Patrol Status.

Special Constables transferring to Dorset Police who have not yet achieved IPS will be required to complete a structured interview and a training need analysis assessment. If successful then, fitness, medical and vetting must be successfully completed in all cases.

Special Constables who have not gained IPS but have fully completed the standard IL4SC mandatory training course will not need to do so again. A personalised training program will be put together to take you to the next stage of your training in order to achieve IPS

 

Special Constables transferring to Dorset Police who have not completed the standard IL4SC mandatory course.

Special Constables transferring to Dorset Police who have not yet achieved IPS will be required to complete a structured interview and a training need analysis assessment. If successful then, fitness, medical and vetting must be successfully completed in all cases.

Special Constables who have not fully completed the IL4SC mandatory training course will be invited to the next available course and expected to satisfactory complete this element and other elements working towards IPS

 

Enquiries about transferring to Dorset Police as a Special Constable should be sent to specials-recruitment@Dorset.pnn.police.uk.