Landing a Law Enforcement Job

Landing a Law Enforcement Job

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For courses in Police Training and Introduction to Law Enforcement.This is the only book on the market today that teaches students everything they need to know to land a prestigious police job. This twenty-step plan can make all the difference between success and failure. By using the materials in the workbook, students' efforts will stay focused and coordinated. This book contains practical, time-proven actions that teach the skills, knowledge, and abilities required to excel during law enforcement exams and oral boards. This is a text that provides much more than merely reading materials. The plan for student success demands their involvement. This book, and the plan that it furnishes, has been systematically developed and presented in an order that ensures students' skills will complement each other. Author is the recipient of the Joseph S. Boyd Memorial Award for Service to ASLET 2001 (American Society of Law Enforcement Trainers).show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 208 x 270 x 12mm | 317.51g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 0130325309
  • 9780130325303

Table of contents

Step 1. Attitude Is Everything-Check Yours. Step 2. Dreams, Goals, Skills, and Achievements. Step 3. Make a Commitment to Master Your Fears and the Application Process. Step 4. Hiring Requirements and Organizing Agency Phone Numbers. Step 5. Organize Your Study Time. Step 6. Enhance Test-Taking Techniques and Phone Ten Agencies. Step 7. Master Police Procedure Test Questions and Phone Ten Agencies. Step 8. Acing Data Recall Questions. Step 9. Visual Detection and Observation and Phone Ten Agencies. Step 10. Important Legal Terms. Step 11. Basic Math Skills. Step 12. Increase Your Reading Comprehension Skills. Step 13. Report Writing. Step 14. Handle Map Questions and Send Ten Cover Letters and Resumes. Step 15. Acing Job Interviews. Step 16. Oral Boards-Part I and Send Ten Cover Letters/Resumes. Step 17. Police Oral Board Questions. Step 18. Role Playing. Step 19. Oral Board Dos and Don'ts and Send Ten Cover Letters/Resumes. Step 20. Federal Law Enforcement Positions. Appendix: Beneficial Facts and Resources. more