Advanced Diploma in Traffic and Metropolitan Policing

Faculty of Humanities







Learners are exposed to a range of outcomes that will ensure that they perform satisfactorily in senior positions inlaw enforcement agencies. Traffic crashes and crime pose a serious threat to society and often demand uniqueinterventions from law enforcement practitioners.Law enforcement supervisors have to master various skills if they want to develop into professional law enforcementpractitioners. Apart from being supervisors they have to interact with many internal and external stakeholders suchas civil engineers, senior government employees, and communities.Law enforcement practitioners must:Attain a proper understanding of the basic principles of research.

  • Acquire the knowledge to interpret data in order to identify issues that have to be remedied.
  • Select the most appropriate responses from a wide range of possible interventions.The deployment of law enforcement personnel and the effective utilization of other resources is an importantcomponent of the work of law enforcement practitioners. Road policing is a function that is performed visibly and theperformance of senior officers is severely compromised if they fail to internalise the intrinsic values of police practice.This programme will equip law enforcement practitioners with knowledge and skills that will empower them tooutperform their peers. Lyceum College is the leading provider of higher education in the field of traffic science andmunicipal law enforcement.Our Faculty of Safety and Criminal Justice is at the forefront of developing law enforcement practitioners that willshape the face of policing in the next few decades. Lyceum College has produced most of the successful metropolitanand traffic police officers currently involved in this industry.
The programme duration is 1 years minimum

Learners could pursue a career in the:

  • Traffic or Metropolitan Police Department
  • Provincial Traffic Department
  • Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC)
  • South African Police Service
  • Transport Industry

Upon successful completion of your programme, you will receive a certificate depicting: – Advanced Diploma in Traffic and Metropolitan Policing and an academic transcript. These documents will be issued at the annual graduation ceremony, couriered to the nearest branch or posted to you, provided that your account is in order.

It is the learner’s responsibility to ensure they meet all the programme requirements before a qualification can be issued.

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The minimum entry requirement for the Advanced Diploma in Traffic and Metropolitan Policing is the Diploma in Traffic and Metropolitan Policing OR equivalent.For full details on minimum requirements, contact the College.Study materials are supplied in digital format only.


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