Part I - Municipal Law Enforcement Foundations

The Municipal Law Enforcement Officers' Association now offers the Part I Municipal Law Enforcement Foundations course in a virtual and hybrid format.

Course Outline:

  • Notetaking
  • Understanding Legislation
  • Legal Terminology
  • Ethics
  • Situational Awareness
  • POA Part I
  • POA Part III
  • Evidence
  • Prosecution Briefs
  • Administrative Monetary Penalty System (AMPS)
  • Rights of Entry
  • Practical Exercises *
  • Assignment *

(* Practical Exercises and the Assignment are completed by students outside of regular classroom hours)

All training modules are presented by industry experts.

Numerous quizzes are administered throughout the course for assessment purposes.

A final examination is administered to all students.

A final grade of 75% is required for successful completion of this training course.

Delivery Format:

This course utilizes a learning management system for distribution of learning materials, training videos, seminars, resource information, etc.  All delivery formats require students to complete a period of independent learning immediately followed by a series of live 1/2 day webinars (virtual format) or full day in-person learning (hybrid).

Application Intake:

As courses are released for Intake (usually approx. 45 days prior to commencement of the course), members will first be provided the opportunity to submit application.  Applications will be processed based on eligibility of applicant, on a first come first served basis and subject to the maximum class capacity.

Where space remains in any course following the member's intake period, the course will be posted on this website for application by other eligible individuals.


Successful completion of this course will provide 10 points towards MLEO certification.  

N.B.  total minimum points required to qualify for certification - 25

Upcoming Course Dates:

(N.B.  Course dates are subject to change as may be deemed necessary.  See Application Intake (above) for application process)

2024 Training Dates are pending.  Please continue to monitor this site for future course dates.

(* Intake will be communicated to members of the MLEOA first, via email.  If space remains in the course following the members' registration period, the opportunity will be posted on this page for other eligible non-members to apply).


Questions regarding education may be forwarded to Brenda Russell, Education Chair at

We look forward to continuing to serve your educational and training