At the beginning of the Saint Paul Police Academy, all candidates will perform a battery of tests designed to measure their physical fitness. These tests will measure cardiovascular endurance, muscle strength, muscle endurance,flexibility,body composition and explosive power.
Candidates will perform all tests at a satisfactory level by the end of the Academy. It is, therefore, in the best interest of all candidates to report to the Academy in good condition as you will be involved in strenuous physical activity 3-5 days per week.
For more information, view the test descriptions