Criminal Psychology & Behaviour

7 years Certificate


This program will enhance the knowledge and skills of individuals who work or volunteer in corrections, law enforcement, security, women’s shelters, human services, youth at risk, or individuals who have a special interest in criminal psychology and behaviour. The program explores why individuals become criminals and explores factors that research suggests underlie criminal behaviour.

Note: Students have up to 7 years to complete all requirements.

You may enroll in a Continuing Education course at Canadore College if you are 19 years of age or older or if you have earned an Ontario Secondary School Diploma/Ontario Secondary School Graduation Diploma or equivalent.

CPB100 Criminal Psychology - Psychopathic Minds

CPB110 Domestic and Workplace Violence

CPB120 Cults and Terrorism

CPB130 Criminal Psychology II - Criminal Minds

CPB140 Sexual Violence

CPB150 Co-dependency as an Addiction

Most college level courses require textbooks; textbooks are not included in the course fees. It is the student’s responsibility to purchase any required textbooks.

Textbooks are available at the Campus Shop for in class, Contact North, and iLearn/D2L courses. The Campus Shop does not carry most OntarioLearn textbooks. OntarioLearn textbooks can be purchased at

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.

Fundamentals of Correctional Practices - College Certificate

Fundamentals of Policing - College Certificate