Cliffs Police Sergeant Exam Preparation Guide

Cliffs Police Sergeant Exam Preparation Guide

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An updated, straightforward guide to help you prepare for and improve your performance on the Police Sergeant Exam.show more

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  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 208.3 x 271.8 x 27.9mm | 476.28g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 076458538X
  • 9780764585388

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Cliffs Police Sergeant Examination Preparation Guide Larry F. Jetmore 2nd Edition This is the book you really need if you want to be a front runner in your examination for promotion to police sergeant. Written by a police professional in the time-honored police tradition of "showing the way," this guide will give you the edge you need for success. If you follow the principles, techniques and philosophy outlined here, you can dramatically increase your score. You'll learn what you need to know about: Multiple-Choice Written Examsimportance of the test announcementconstruction of the questionseffective studyingtest-taking techniquesIncludes Theory and Concept Study Guide Two Complete Multiple-Choice Practice Tests Complete Answers and Analysis Glossary of Key TermsOral Examsunderstanding the oral boardknowing what they're looking forstudying for the oralscreating your own mock oral boardappearing before the oral boardIncludes Oral Board Practice Questions and AnalysisAssessment Centersdealing with situational exercisesunderstanding how assessment centers worktypes of exercises and how to do your bestIncludes Complete, Realistic In-Basket Practice Exerciseshow more

About Larry F. Jetmore

Larry F. Jetmore, Ph. D., a 21 year veteran and former captain and commander of the Hartford, Connecticut, Police Department Investigative Services Bureau, has held a variety of patrol, investigative, management, and training commands throughout his career. He is director of the National Police Testing Service and has administered and created police promotional examinations for departments across the country. Dr. Jetmore received a doctorate in organizational development from the Union Institute in Cincinnati, Ohio; a master's degree in education and a bachelor's degree in business from Eastern Connecticut State University; and an associate degree in criminal justice from Manchester Community College. He teaches courses at several colleges and consults for police and private security agencies throughout New England.show more

Table of contents

1. The Path to the Way. First Steps. 2. Footprints Along the Path. Written Tests. 3. Language Along the Path. Oral Tests. 4. Crosswords Along the Path. The Assessment Center. The Physical Examination. 5. Theory and Concept Study Guide. Study Guide. 6. Multiple-Choice Practice Tests. Multiple-Choice Practice Test 1. Multiple-Choice Practice Test 2. 7. Oral Practice Test. Oral Board Questions and Analysis. 8. Assessment Center Practice Test. How to Take The In-Basket Practice Test. In-Basket Exercise. 9. Glossary of Key Terms. Glossary.show more

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