Physical Ability Test

Physical Ability Test 2017-05-03T01:12:30+00:00

What is the Physical Ability Test required by the Santa Ana Police Department?

Obstacle Course

Run a 99-yard obstacle course consisting of several sharp turns, a number of curb-height obstacles, and a 34-inch high obstacle that must be vaulted

Body Drag

Lift and drag a 165-pound life-like dummy 32-feet

Chain Link Fence

Run 5 yards to a 6-foot chain link fence, climb over fence, continue another 25 yards

Solid Fence Climb

Run 5 yards to a 6 foot solid fence, climb over fence, continue another 25 yards

500 Yard Run

Run 500 Yards

1.5 Mile Run

Must complete 1.5 mile run under 14 minutes

 

Each of the five events is timed. Applicant’s performance times are converted to points and summed. Applicants must accumulate a total score of 384 points to pass.