Information and Guidance

This page provides information and guidance on what the Professional Profiles are, how they are designed and what they can be used for.


Our guidance section contains some helpful videos on how to use and design Professional Profiles:

PPP Force User Guide

This document is intended for use at Force-level and provides an introduction and guide to the key drivers, background and purpose of the Policing Professional Profiles.

PPP Individual and Line Manager User Guide

This document provides guidance for Individuals and Line Managers to support their understanding of the purpose, uses and benefits of the Policing Professional Profiles.

PPP Verb and Skills Dictionary

This is a document to help forces to design their own profiles. It contains levelled lists of verbs for accountabilities and the generic skills used within the PPPs.