I registered to take the test in October as well. The Special Operations Response Team provides tactical response to critical events and other specialized assignments including counter terrorism operations, searches for escapees/wanted subjects, high angle rope rescue and barricaded suspects. A felony conviction or a dishonorable discharge, from any military service, is an automatic disqualifier. 10/21 i'm taking it.... any study guides or pointers for test taking anyone can give? do they still not take people with tattoos? 291 members and 3711 guests. (Ret.) Chief David A. Paprota, Ed.D. The selection process includes a written exam, physical ability test, a medical exam and complete background check. The New York State Police Canine Unit was first organized in 1975. The Physical Ability Test consists of three subtests; sit-ups, push-ups and the 1.5 mile run. The first assignment of the New York State Police was policing the New York State Fair. Candidates once again validated the understanding that if you are willing to put in the work through consistent, diligent, and on-point study, you can achieve excellence on a highly competitive written examination. Click Here to View Other Testing Opportunities. The three initial canine teams were trained in explosive detection for the 1976 and 1980 Olympics. Any information regarding the 2020/2021 NYSP exam cycle is posted on the NYSP website at www.joinstatepolice.ny.gov. State Police looking for the best and the brightest to join the long gray line, Filed for it just now. The CCS Test Prep® Program is a very focused training course during which Chief David A. Paprota, Ed.D. High School Equivalency diploma from another state converted to a NYS High School Equivalency Diploma. For information regarding the exam preparation services provided by Critical Concepts and Strategies (CCS Test Prep®) for the New York State Police Entry-Level Trooper Examination, please utilize the CONTACT FORM below to submit an inquiry. To Take the Exam Must be a citizen of the United States and be at least 20 years old by the application deadline, once applications become available. The New York State Police Underwater Recovery Team is the oldest and largest law enforcement public safety dive team in the country. The 2020/2021 New York State Trooper exam was expected to be administered during the month of October 2020, but due to COVID-19, the exam was postponed. I know good things come to those who wait but at the same time, the bills have to get paid every month and some of these agencies really like to take their time. All times are GMT-6. Candidates once again validated the understanding that if you are willing to put in the work through consistent, diligent, and on-point study, you can achieve excellence on a highly competitive written examination. For questions on becoming a State Trooper contact a recruiter near you. Candidates interested in the exam should monitor the, CCS Test Prep® completed its 2017 Exam Preparation Program for NYSP cycle, and the exam results were released on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Must be able to pass a Physical Ability Test (PAT): sit-ups, push-ups and a one-and-one-half mile run. The New York State Police Canine Unit was first organized in 1975. Per NY civil service rule 123.45 if you live or have ever resided in NYC, you are automatically disqualified from applying to be a NYS Trooper. It is also recommended that you follow CCS Test Prep® on Instagram and Twitter (@CCSTestPrep) as well as Facebook for timely updates. After completing and submitting the form, you will receive a response within 72 hours. Our mission, to serve, protect and defend the people of New York, while preserving the rights and dignity of all, has remained constant from our inception and is still our goal today. Color blindness is disqualifying. Must have completed 60 college credit hours at an accredited college or university at time of appointment. Those remaining on the list should be aware that the New York State Police could reach their name at any time. Must be able to work rotating shifts any day of the week, including holidays. The three initial canine teams were trained in explosive detection for the 1976 and 1980 Olympics. I just signed up for it. Must be of good moral character. Once the actual test dates are known, CCS Test Prep® will be offering a very focused and effective exam preparation program which will be facilitated online during the 20 days leading up to the candidate’s actual test date. Must be at least 21 years old to be appointed. The New York State Police will be holding a Trooper Entrance Exam in October 2020. The EB Jacobs company, as contracted by the State of New York, has produced the Law Enforcement Aptitude Battery (LEAB-II™).