Yes, both the Special Constables, and the Police Constables receive on-going training throughout the year.  They need to know the most up to date information and laws when performing their duties.  Some of the ongoing training that they do throughout the year includes in the following:  firearms training, taser requalification, BLOCK training, sex offender registry training, etc.  The Police Constables are also allowed to attend special interest courses offered through the Ontario Police College, and Canadian Police College throughout the year.