The minimum qualifications required to test for the position of Police Officer are:
A physical readiness test will be conducted on the same day and at the same location as the written exam. The physical readiness test will begin immediately following the written test for applicants who pass the written exam.
The physical readiness test consists of rowing 2000 meters on a Concept2 Rower. Testing requirements will be age, gender and weight adjusted.
See a demonstration of the technique in the video linked below:ROWING DEMONSTRATION
All Police Officer applicants are required to pass the Department’s physical readiness test to continue in the application process.
No, there is no official study guide. The test will cover general knowledge topics including, but not limited to: grammar, math, and reading comprehension.
The test is not specific to Haltom City and does not require knowledge of police procedures or penal codes. There are multiple free and paid Civil Service study guides available online and at bookstores; however, none are endorsed by the Haltom City Police Department.
The City of Haltom City does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, genetic infor mation, veteran status or disability in employment or the provision of services.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER