2018-01-17 / Police & Safety

State police cadet program

The West Virginia State Police will be testing for State Troopers for the 66th Cadet Class on - Saturday, January 20, 9 a.m.; Monday, January 22, 9 a.m.; Wednesday, January 24, 9 a.m. and Friday, January 26, 9 a.m.

This process is for applicants that are certified law enforcement officers. Applicants should report to the West Virginia State Police Academy in Dunbar on date of choice and take a completed application for West Virginia State Trooper and a completed West Virginia State Trooper Supplemental Employment Application (unless either form is already on file), valid photo ID, running shoes and appropriate exercise attire.

Applicants will be required to pass a written examination after passing the physical ability examination. The applicants successfully passing the Physical Ability examination and written examination, will be required to take a suitability examination.

The target date to begin the Cadet class is September 10. The accelerated cadet class offers a streamlined academy training period and experienced troopers to field duty in a shorter timeframe.

For more information go to www.wvsp.gov.

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