This course will profile Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) and Canada's immigration service since its inception. It will provide an in-depth study of a Border Service officer's role and authority with regards to border control, documentation processing, and enforcement functions outlined under Immigration Refugee Protection Act IRPA. Topics will include the inland investigative service, immigration intelligence and the inquiry system. The student will be presented with broad-based information as it relates to both inland and land-border immigration procedures. The course will also introduce the diversity aspects related to the border services field.