The Academy offers entrance assessment and pre-employment testing for Law Enforcement, Fire Services, Dispatch Communications and Corrections candidates.
In order to gain entry into a Basic Police Academy - Intensive Course, you will need to take and receive passing scores for the reading & writing, POST Entry-level Law Enforcement Test Battery (PELLETB), and Physical Agility WSTB entrance assessment exams.
Click below for exam information, to view upcoming test dates or to make a reservation.
National Testing Network
Some of our Law Enforcement agencies use the National Testing Network's pre-employment written test administered by The Academy. If you need to register for the NTN Exam please click on the Exam Reservations button to view test information, upcoming test dates or to make a reservation.
POST’s Written Test Resources
The following websites provide practice tests and skills training to assist in student success free of charge.
The National Testing Network's pre-employment written test is administered by The Academy and is a testing instrument that may be required by certain fire agencies for which you are applying. Click below to view exam information, upcoming test dates or to make a reservation.
While the following tests are not required in order to register for The Academy’s Basic Dispatcher or Basic Dispatcher-Extended courses, agencies to which you may be applying might require a T-score from the POST Entry-level Dispatcher Selection Test Battery. Click below to view exam information, upcoming test dates or to make a reservation.
In addition, the CritiCall Test may be required by some agencies. Examinees may want to use the CritiCall exam as a valuable hands-on tool to evaluate their abilities and overall interest in a career as a public safety dispatcher. Click on the Exam Reservations button to view test information, upcoming test dates or to make a reservation.