Phase I consists of two components of testing that you are required to pass. One component of testing consists of a work performance test. The test will consist of a 150-yard course that will measure stamina and cardiovascular fitness in the completion of various job related physical skills. See Selection Process for detailed information on the work performance test.
The second component is the written battery of four tests, which include two cognitive and two personality-trait tests. Plan for the written tests and work performance test to take all day.
Please contact a Recruiter for information concerning training, and the selection process. See Recruitment Staff page.
All testing will be conducted at the
Virginia State Police Training Academy
7700 Midlothian Turnpike,
Richmond, Virginia 23235.
Applicants will be notified by mail of test dates.