Police College Senior Team Profiles


Northern Ireland Police College Senior Management Team



L-R: T/Chief Superintendent Philip Knox, T/Superintendent Catherine Magee, Chief Inspector Gillian Kearney, Principal Grade Carol Mounce, Chief Inspector Glenn McFarland, T/Chief Inspector John Keers.

Training & Development
Chief Superintendent Philip Knox is Head of Training & Development at the Police College with senior responsibility for all training and development within the Police Service of Northern Ireland.

Operational Programmes
Superintendent Catherine Magee is Head of Operational Programmes at the College. This includes responsibility for the Student Officer Training & Probationer Development Programmes, Leadership & Crime Training, Combined Operational Training and Special Operations Training.

Learning Support
Carol Mounce is Grade 7 in the Learning Support business area responsible for services within the Police College that support training. This includes the Performance, Audit & Assessment Unit, the Learning Technologies Unit (HYDRA, E Learning and ICT Training), the Trainer Development Unit, Premises and Facilities Management, College Administration, District Training Co-ordination and the Human Rights Training Advisor.

Foundation Training
Chief Inspector Glenn McFarland is Head of Foundation Training and is responsible for the Student Officer Training Programme and the Probationer Development Programme. 

Crime Training
Detective Chief Inspector Gillian Kearney is Head of Crime Training responsible for Investigative Training, Custody Training, CID Training and Leadership Training.

Combined Operational Training
T/Chief Inspector John Keers is the Head of Combined Operational Training responsible for Firearms, Public Order, Search, Traffic and Driver, First Aid, Dog, Chemical, Biological, Radioactive and Nuclear (CBRN) and Tactical Training.

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Location and Contact Details

Northern Ireland Police College
77-79 Garnerville Road
Telephone: 101 Non-Emergency Number
Email: collegeadmin@psni.pnn.police.uk