Application Help

To help you succeed in the application process, we offer seminars and workshops.

Events

Dec 07, 2019

Physical Ability Test (PAT) Workshop

This workshop offers Police Officer Trainee applicants the opportunity to practice completing the Physical Ability Test. Applicants will receive helpful tips and information that may improve test performance. The workshop is held at Merritt College in Oakland at the Rear Parking Lot (in Merritt College gym if raining). Exercise attire…
Jan 04, 2020

Physical Ability Test (PAT) Workshop

This workshop offers Police Officer Trainee applicants the opportunity to practice completing the Physical Ability Test. Applicants will receive helpful tips and information that may improve test performance. The workshop is held at Merritt College in Oakland at the Rear Parking Lot (in Merritt College gym if raining). Exercise attire…
Feb 01, 2020

Physical Ability Test (PAT) Workshop

This workshop offers Police Officer Trainee applicants the opportunity to practice completing the Physical Ability Test. Applicants will receive helpful tips and information that may improve test performance. The workshop is held at Merritt College in Oakland at the Rear Parking Lot (in Merritt College gym if raining). Exercise attire…

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These events are voluntary and open to anyone. We strongly encourage those who are interested in or curious about a career in law enforcement to take

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advantage of these workshops. Applicants are particularly encouraged to attend. OPD offers the following sessions: National Testing Network (NTN) Exam Workshop - prepare for the written exam Oral Boards Exam Workshop - prepare for the oral board interview Women in Law Enforcement Workshop Practice Physical Ability Test Workshop (First Saturday of each month) - practice for the physical exam