|These tests assume prior knowledge, training, and/or certification in the
field. These candidates are new Police or Fire Academy graduates, new
EMTs, transfers-in from other agencies, volunteers, auxiliaries, or others with
experience in the field. This test will look for command of the basic
Academy Entry Level knowledge of topics such as arrest procedures, ropes
and knots, ground ladders, vehicle extrication, hazmat incidents, DUI law, etc.
Customers may specify which textbook(s) questions shall be drawn from,
typically one of the prominent publishers' basic, mainstream, police or fire
academy books or EMT texts at the First Responder, EMT-B, EMT-I,
EMT-C, or Paramedic level.
Customers may specify length of test, and whether to include or exclude any
particular chapters. They may also mix and match, such as 75% from The
Essentials of Firefighting, and 25% from Brady's Emergency Care.
They may elect to grade the tests themselves or have us do it.
Written Tests arrive in a tamper-evident kit containing:
1. Test booklets
2. Bubble-in answer sheets
4. Instructions to proctor
5. Challenge instructions
6. Prepaid return express shipping
7. Answer key, if ordered
This is everything needed to conduct the testing.
Questions are all 4-choice, multiple-choice, with one correct answer and
three incorrect ones. We do not use "two of the above", or "pick the best
answer", or "A and C but not D", etc.
- Tests are 100 questions unless customer specifies longer or shorter
- Customer returns all testing materials to us (ok to copy answer sheets)
- We report scores within 24 hours (customer may order scoring key instead)
- We handle all challenges
- All questions are documented by book and page (info available to customer)
- Customer may specify passing grade (70% is usual)
- Tests may be scored absolutely or "on a curve" as needed
We keep all responses to all questions by all candidates on all tests we
To see pricing and samples, click the links below.
|Entry Level - Trained Candidates - Written Testing
Incorporated in 1994, Fire Service Testing Company, Inc., serves jurisdictions across the US and
Canada, including Cities, Districts, State/Provincial Certification Agencies, Police and Fire Academies,
Government Agencies, Corrections Facilities and candidates in preparation. Please click on links above
to see information, details, and pricing or Contact Us today for more information.