Police Sergeant Exam

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Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 9781576857083
Format: PDF, ePub
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Police Sergeant is packed with critical new information and key test-taking tips to ensure your success on the exam. In addition, it offers a detailed, realistic study plan as well as a guide to local laws and procedures and informative chapters on the oral board and assessment centers. This comprehensive police sergeant exam prep offers you: - Two 100-question practice exams-newly revised and updated-based on the official exam - The police sergeant minicourse with over 300 question in an easy-to-use Q&A format - Tips for conquering test anxiety and boosting confidence - Complete information to get you through the application process and help you know what to expect on the exam

A PREPARATION GUIDE FOR THE ASSESSMENT CENTER METHOD

Author: Tina Lewis Rowe
Publisher: Charles C Thomas Publisher
ISBN: 0398087520
Format: PDF, Docs
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This updated and expanded edition continues to provide the concepts and methods that have helped officers of all ranks be successful in local, county, state, and federal law enforcement promotional processes. The book’s unique perspective provides insights not found elsewhere and presents them in an informative, entertaining, and encouraging way. Every section–from the history of the process to thought-structuring aids that are easy to remember and use–contains principles, concepts, and practical application guidelines that will increase assessment scores and improve job effectiveness after promotion. New chapters to this edition include Video in Your Assessment Center, Putting the Process All Together, Command-Level and Executive Assessment Centers, and A Close-up Look at Role-Play. The text is extensively researched, contains real-life testing scenarios, and is based on established supervisory and managerial concepts, plus valid testing and performance techniques.

Police Oral Boards

Author: Mark Denton
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781442157996
Format: PDF, Docs
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Police Oral Boards is a comprehensive guide devoted solely to helping police officer candidates pass the oral board interview phase of law enforcement testing. The guide is loaded with dozens of the most commonly asked police oral board questions as well as great answers that are sure to win over your oral board panel. This is a priceless resource for law enforcement applicants as it gives the aspiring police officer an inside look at the oral board process and exactly what it takes to outshine the competition. Written by a veteran police officer, Police Oral Boards shows you exactly what it takes to score high on the oral board interview and get the job!

Police Management Examinations Preparation Guide

Author: Larry F Jetmore, Ph.D., Capt. Hartford, CT (Retired)
Publisher: Looseleaf Law Publications
ISBN: 1889031631
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Loaded with the priceless insider tips and expert guidance you need to excel on management exams. Dr Larry Jetmore, one of the nation's leading promotional exam experts, teaches you key management concepts, theories and styles you must know: - how to nail the orals while making impressions that prove you're management material -study strategies for guaranteed retention - plus insight into the challenging Assessment Center segments.

The Assessment Center Handbook for Police and Fire Personnel 3rd Edition

Author: Charles D. Hale
Publisher: Charles C Thomas Publisher
ISBN: 0398084483
Format: PDF, Docs
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Assessment centers continue to be widely used as the preferred and accepted manner of evaluating potential members of police and fire departments as a part of their standardized promotional examination process. This third edition of this most successful book expands upon the concepts and principles of the first two editions and introduces new innovations. Chapters have been extensively edited and reformatted. New sections have been added covering the tactical EMS problem and public education exercises. An entirely new chapter, oOe1/4oBest Practices in Assessment Center Exercises, oOe1/4O provides many examples of how candidates can achieve superior performance in many different kinds of assessment exercises. An additional new section offers opportunities for incorporating advancing technologies in assessment center programs. The text continues to offer invaluable insight concerning the reliability, cost-effectiveness, and objective methods for the selection of candidates for higher appointments. Reviewed are the advantages of an assessment center, typical assessment center exercises, design and administration, selection and training, candidate evaluation and scoring methods, and preparation. A substantial appendix provides many valuable resource tools, including exercise plans, typical schedules, candidate evaluation and assessor feedback forms, room configurations, and feedback questionnaires. The text continues to be the authoritative source for assessment center administrators."

The 10 Principles of Great Leadership

Author: Blaine Locklair
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1304546489
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Leadership is the most important part of an organization's success. As a leader, your ability to influence others is the key to getting things done. The 10 Principles of Great Leadership is designed to help you maximize your leadership with the employees you lead, and will strengthen the relationships with those around you. Topics include: * Leadership without title-how to lead others without a leadership title * Empathy and how to see things from the point of view of others * Influence and how to get those you lead to follow you * Values and how they impact the decisions people make * Generationalism and how it impacts employees * Motivating employees to get the job done to the best of their abilities * Affability and how to be liked and respected by others * Trust and how it impacts your ability to lead * Accountability and how to correct bad behaviors by employees * Retention and how you can help keep great employees

Barron s Police Sergeant Examination

Author: Donald J. Schroeder
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9780764143816
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Gives advice on test taking and provides a diagnostic test and three full length practice examinations.

Police Promotion Preparation

Author: Christopher Cook
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781514779781
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Police Promotion Preparation is dedicated to preparing police, firefighters, and corrections officers for advancement to the next level of supervision. Prepare yourself for promotion by taking advantage of this training. These techniques will enhance your chances for promotion and make you more desirable as a promotional candidate. It details specific techniques used to both develop and evaluate candidates during a promotional process. This book covers specific training in communication, academic testing, scenario-based training and interviewing. Learn the skills necessary to communicate your knowledge and preparation to an evaluator. Often, it is not a lack of skills which inhibits a candidate's chances for promotion, it is their ability to communicate the possession of those skills. Academic testing informs the reader of methods used in academic test development. It also gives the reader tools to incorporate while taking the exam. Learn the skills needed to perform better in an essay or multiple-choice testing environment. Test taking is a skill set which can be improved upon with the right technique. Scenario based evaluation is one of the key ways for an evaluator to determine a candidate's ability to respond during critical incidents in an artificial environment. Learn organization and presentation skills which put you at the top of the list. Our approach provides you with insights that improve your chances for promotion. Along with the other skills needed for promotion, learn interview techniques. Many promotional processes have an oral interview component. Police Promotion Preparation teaches you how to get as many points possible during this stage.

Going the Distance

Author: John Gray
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781499619393
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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What happens at an assessment center? How can you prepare? What are the typical exercises and the keys to success? What do top scoring candidates look like? What are the minefields & mistakes can a candidate avoid? The answers to these questions and other topics are presented by a former Police Chief who has created and administered promotional tests and assessment centers and worked with hundreds of candidates, hundreds of assessors, and the executives who chose who to promote.

The Police Assessment Center

Author: Barry T. Malkin
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 9781440164033
Format: PDF, ePub
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In The Police Assessment Center: Important Keys for Success, a retired police captain provides practical tips and important concepts so candidates up for promotion can receive better scores on their assessments. Barry Malkin has personally conducted over seventy assessment center feedback, coaching, and teaching sessions with candidates who have competed in the promotional process for sergeant, lieutenant, and captain. He shares his successful training style along with a descriptive background of the Assessment Center; the training and selection process of the Assessors; and the critical concepts for success during the process. Candidates will learn specifically: How Assessors calculate candidate ratings Why extra points make such a difference How scenarios are prepared Why issues, actions, and follow-up actions are so important Malkin s easy-to-apply tips effectively guide candidates through a process that can often be intimidating and nerve-wracking, ultimately providing insight and a clear understanding into how candidates can make a positive impact on their entire police career.