October 15, 2016 at Joinsjpdblue in San Jose.
SEMINAR WILL BEGIN AT 8:00 AM SHARP
This is a free law enforcement career seminar open to the general public. Our emphasis will be on knowledge, preparation and your success towards a career as a police officer with the San Jose Police Department. Get to know what opportunities await you.
At our seminar, you will learn more about:
– The life of a police officer through several San Jose PD officers who come from a variety of backgrounds.
– A walk-through and demonstration of the wall climb and life-like dummy drag portions of the physical agility test . Instructors will be there to teach attendees several techniques to pass and succeed. Afterwards, you will be able to practice these techniques.
– Understand the San Jose PD background check process and why it’s a necessary part of the selection process. Background Investigators will cover the major issues of a person’s background history.
– We will walk you through the testing process and provide resources to help you better prepare for the testing.
– Speak with officers from several of our specialized units such as Crime Scene Unit, MERGE/SWAT, K9’s,and Bomb Unit,
Things to remember:
Wear comfortable clothes, including proper workout clothes if you plan to practice the physical agility test.
•If necessary, have your doctor evaluate your level of fitness if you plan to practice the physical agility test (physical agility testing is part of the testing process for a Police Recruit Applicant)
•Bring water and/or light healthy snack
•Please, no clothes with logos or statements that are derogative or offensive in nature.
•Do not bring weapons of any kind or police gear.
•Even though we are located on a secure facility, please do not bring valuables. We are not responsible for lost property.
•Spouse, significant other, family members or friends must register to attend.
•Unregistered guests and drop-ins CANNOT be accommodated if the event is full.