Law and Public Safety

Law and Public Safety

Physical Agility Assessment

All police applicants are required to take a physical agility assessment examination. The recommended entrance performance standards are listed below. The results of the physical agility assessment will be forwarded to the applicant's sponsoring agency. Recruits are required to pass the physical agility examination at mid-term and at graduation as a condition of attendance and graduation. Contact the Basic Training Supervisor for questions at (314) 889-8600 or email to bkelling@stlouisco.com.

The physical fitness assessment exam is conducted at the St. Louis County and Municipal Police Academy, 1266 Sutter Ave., St. Louis, Missouri. (More Info)

Applicants should wear appropriate attire for participation in physical activities, i.e. gym shorts, T-shirt, running shoes and gym socks.

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Recommended Entry Level Physical Agility Standards


  • Run 1.5 Miles: Must run 29 laps on an indoor track within the maximum time allowed
  • Sit-ups: Must be completed within one minute - proper form
  • Push-ups: Must be completed within one minute - proper form

MEN

AGE:

21-29 30-39 40-49 50-older
1.5 Mile Run 12:18 12:51 13:53 14:55
Sit-ups 40 36 31 26
Push-ups 33 27 21 15


WOMEN 

AGE:

21-29 30-39 40-49 50-older
1.5 Mile Run 14:55 15:26 16:27 17:24
Sit-ups 35 27 22 17
Push-ups 26 21 15 13



 
St. Louis County and Municipal Police Academy         
1266 Sutter Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63133-1934

Voice: (314) 889-8600
Fax: (314) 863-2317

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