Police Entrance Exam Preparatory Course

Course Code
Course Type
Short Course
Unit Code
Foundation Studies
Course Location
Course Duration
Part Time: 6 Sessions - Prep Course
1 Session - Exam
Course Cost
Prepatory Course $250/ Exam $125.
Study Modes
On Campus; Part Time (Night)

Contact Federation Training to express your interest.
Phone: 1300 133 717
Email: shortcourses@federationtraining.edu.au

Course Overview

Seeking a career with the Victoria Police?

Federation Training can help you prepare for the police entrance exam. This night course runs over 6 consecutive weeks.

It is anticipated that there will be a large number of enrolments into this course. Due to limited spaces available, it is recommended that you enrol into the course well ahead of the commencement date. Please see “how to apply” below for further details.

Limited places are available, enrol now!

What you will learn
In this course you will revise your strategies and skills in the following areas:

  • Spelling
  • Maths
  • Reasoning ability
  • English
  • Writing

How To Apply to the Police Entrance Exam Preparatory Course
Direct to Institute

Information about how to apply for the Police Entrance Exam
Generally, a few weeks after the course, there is an exam held at one of the Federation Training campuses.

Federation Training cannot enrol any student into the police exam. The first step in applying to sit the exam is completing an application form via the police recruitment website: http://www.policecareer.vic.gov.au/ Using this website you will check your eligibility and you will submit an application for the exam. After you application has been reviewed, you receive an email confirmation from the Police, with instructions about how to proceed from there.

All queries about applying for the exam or about exam venues, should be directed to Vetasses. Please read the frequently asked questions section of their website: http://www.vetassess.com.au/take_a_test/vp_faq.cfm or contact Vetasses on 03 9655 4801.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

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Employment Prospects

  • Police Member
  • Protective Services Officer

Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites for this course.

How To Apply

Direct to Institute


There is no assessment for this course.

Course Times

Candidates for the Police Entrance Exam should contact VETASSESS directly to apply to sit the exam, which is usually held two weeks after completion of the course. Candidates wishing to sit the exam at Traralgon campus will be able to apply once the Police Exam Preparatory Course has begun. The exam will not be held if the course does not run.