Physical Test Information

The physical agility test consists of five pass/fail events, all of which must be successfully completed in the allotted time to pass the physical agility test.

Obstacle Course

Run a 99 yard obstacle course consisting of several sharp turns, a number of curb height obstacles, and a 34 inch high obstacle that must be vaulted.

Body Drag

165-pound dummy drag 32 feet.

Chain Link Fence

Run 5 yards to a 6 foot chain link fence, climb over fence, continue running another 25 yards.

Solid Fence Climb

Run 5 yards to a 6 foot solid fence, climb over fence, continue running another 25 yards.

1.5 Mile Run

Run 1.5 miles in under 15 minutes.

The physical agility test is a basic test that does not necessarily reflect the physical strength and endurance needed to successfully complete the police academy.