Testing Schedule for Regular & Lateral Candidates

Testing schedules are reviewed periodically and may be modified as deemed appropriate, without prior notice.

2017 REGULAR AND LATERAL POLICE OFFICER TESTING SCHEDULE

APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR MAY 2017 TESTING

Event

Date/Time/Location of Event

Informational Seminar May 1, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.
​Springfield Police South District Station, 2620 W. Battlefield Road
Accepting Applications for this Testing May 12, 2017
Application Deadline for Testing Purposes May 5, 2017
Schedule Testing The week of May 8, 2017
Written Exams
*Background Questionnaire Due
May 12, 2017
Schedule Interviews May 12, 2017
Oral Boards/Interview Beginning May 12, 2017
Interview Results to Candidates Within 2 weeks of completed interview
**Physical Agility May 12, 2017
Employment Offers Pending date
Post-Offer Exams Pending date
Final Notices Pending date
First day of the Academy Pending date
*Please note: Background Questionnaire is due at the Written Exam check-in. Supplemental documents required for the background packet (i.e. transcripts, birth certificate, diplomas, etc.) are required and due at the Oral Interview Board.

**The testing requirements have been resequenced and the physical agility exam will be conducted at a later time, but is still required.
 
If you meet the minimum qualifications for the Police Officer position and are interested in participating in the May 2017 testing, please complete an application online. All applications must be received by the application deadline of May 5, 2017. If you want to test in May 2017, you will need to apply for the May 2017 testing cycle.