Criminal reference check requirements

The required Criminal Reference Check with Vulnerable Sector Screen must be valid within three months of the placement start date.

Students that live in Durham Region

Please contact your School Office in order to obtain your required form.  Please state your name, program, student number and town/city that you live in.  Your driver’s license must reflect this or you need a piece of mail with your current address. 

Students that live outside of Durham Region (not including Toronto)

If you live outside of the Durham region (not including Toronto) please follow the instructions of your local police detachment.  If your detachment requires a signature from Durham College, you will need to obtain the application form from your local police department or their website and then book an appointment with your applicable Field Placement Officer.

Students living in the City of Toronto

If you live in the City of Toronto, please contact your School Office to set up an appointment.  You will need to provide your name, program, student number and town/city that you live in.  You must also bring your driver’s license and be able to show it for completion of the documentation.  Within each School there are specific individuals that have consent to complete this request form with you.