Law 26/1994, of 29 September, which regulates the situation of second activity in the national police force, set up the same training regime, similarly to that established for the teachings of the Guardia Civil, as a process unit and progressive, integrated into the general educational system, served in its fundamental part for the educational structure of the General Directorate of police and military with the collaboration of other institutions, starting, in his home, with the assignment of the equivalent qualification of technician of the educational system officials of the basic scale incorporated in the body.
Furthermore, article 6 of the organic law 2/1986, of 13 March, forces and security corps, establishes that the studies that are in the schools (of the forces and security corps), dependent of the different public administrations may be subject to validation by today Ministry of education and culture, which for this purpose shall take into account the qualifications required to access each one of them and the nature and duration of these studies.
Also, the Royal Decree 614/1995, 21 April, by which it approves the regulation of the selective processes and training in the national police force, which replaced the previously approved by Royal Decree 1593 / 1988, of December 16, establishes, in more detail, the actions specific to strengthen police training system of a teaching level comparable to other similar formations of a professional nature providing for the possibility, in accordance with the general rules, establish the corresponding equivalence or approval of these studies with the levels of the general education system.
Taking into account that the organic law 2/1986, of 13 March, defined scales in which the members of the national police, are grouped according to the educational level for entry in it, and, in the case of the Executive level, is classified as Group B, as required for entry on it the title of diploma Technical architect, technical engineer or equivalent, in accordance with the classification groups established in article 25 of the law 30/1984 of 2 August, of measures for the reform of the public function; that law 26/1994, of 29 September, considers the mentioned National Executive of the body of police, for administrative purposes, classified in Group A than those laid down in article 25 of law 30/1984 of 2 August, cited above; that is, in the Group of officials whose entry requires, among others, the titles of Licentiate, architect, engineer or equivalent; and that curriculum inspectors pupils enrolled has been developed jointly with the University of Salamanca, whose faculty also provides teaching in the training centres of the national police, which, in terms of its duration (two academic years and subsequently a module of practical training in the workplace), workload (178 credits) and content and level of teaching plan of studies is perfectly assimilated to a university education.
And, finally, according to the report by the Council of universities, it seems appropriate to establish that the appointment of Inspector of the national police body is equivalent to a university degree, but only to those who have agreed to the category of Inspector for the opposition procedure free, every time that the Declaration of equivalence is the precision application referred to in article 6 of the organic law 2/1986 , 13 March; that students who enter for free opposition complies with the requirements of that article, on the 17th of the same law, as for previous degree and nature and extent of further studies, and such equivalence exists, with respect to the similar scale, in the scope of the armed forces and the Guardia Civil.
Suitable equivalence should reach, also, to those who have completed or the corresponding study that empower the Executive scales and top of the national body of police, and also to those who were integrated therein in accordance with the provisions of the transitional provision of the organic law 2/1986, of 13 March, first for its incorporation provided that stakeholders , in any case, prove to be in possession of the title of Diplomado, technical architect, technical engineer or equivalent.
This order, in accordance with the provisions of law 26/1994, of 29 September, cited above, is to expand, under the conditions established, the approval to titles of the educational system, initiated by the said Act in the case of officials of the basic scale of the national body of police, officials from the Executive level and , as a result, also of the upper scale.
Being set up the mode of training of the national police force, as we have seen, as a unitary and progressive process integrated in the general education system, to the assignment, where applicable, equivalent qualification of such system the Deputy inspection scale of the repeated national police officers, which would be completed the homologation of all scales that comprises this body must be taken into account both the requirements for access to the above-mentioned scale as the duration, workload, content and level of the teachings that govern courses for entry into it, all within the framework of the organic law 1/1986, of 13 March; Law 26/1994, of 26 September, and Royal Decree 614/1995, 21 April, mentioned above.
Regarding the situation of the members of the Executive scales and higher who does not reach the equivalence established in this order, in the framework of the above rules and the Spanish education system, in terms of validation of studies, if any, they shall be taken into account, in the same way, the requirements of access to different scales duration, workload, contents and teachings that govern admission to these courses, and level of qualifications and studies accredited by interested parties.
By virtue, on the proposal of the Ministry of the Interior and report of the Board of universities, have: first-1. Obtaining the appointment of Inspector of the national police body, by the inspectors selected students among graduates, technical architects, technical engineers, or equivalent, by the procedure laid down in article 6 of the Royal Decree 614/1995, of 21 April, approving the regulation of the selective processes and training in the national police force, will be equivalent to a university degree.
2. the provisions in number 1 of this section shall apply, in addition, those who have completed or the corresponding study that empower the Executive scales and top of the national body of police, and likewise to those who were integrated therein, in accordance with the provisions of the first transitional provision of the organic law 2/1986 for incorporation 13 March, forces and security bodies, provided that the interested parties are in possession of the title of Diplomado, technical architect, engineer or equivalent.
Second.-authorizing the General Directorate of higher education and scientific research to dictate the necessary resolutions, within the scope of their competence, for the development and implementation of this order.
Third.-this order shall enter into force the day following its publication in the "official bulletin of the State".
Madrid, April 18, 2000.
RAJOY BREY. Mr. Secretary of State of education, Universides, research and development.