The Sacramento Sheriff’s Department will be sponsoring 10 paid Deputy Sheriff Recruits in our 2017 Intensive Academy! To be considered for the position, you will need to have a qualifying T-Score of 42 or higher that is less than a year old at the time you apply for Deputy Sheriff Recruit. You will also need to apply with the Sacramento County Employment Office for the Deputy Sheriff Recruit position indicating your T-Score on your application. In addition, you will need to pass the Physical Ability Test.
The Physical Ability Test is held at the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department Training Academy located in a neighborhood, so please respect the neighbors and drive accordingly.
Prior to the testing date, you will need to go to our You Tube account and view a video of the physical ability course.
Dress appropriately for the weather conditions and bring water.
Bring your Driver’s License or I.D. card. You cannot test without it. You must be 18 years old at the time of testing.
Bring a copy of your T-Score Results: It must have your name and date of the exam on the results sheet. We will keep the copy!
Dress in appropriate clothing to run the physical ability testing. T-shirts and sweat-shirts should not have inappropriate sayings on them and your stomach should not be exposed.
No cleats or toe shoes will be allowed. Running shoes are suggested.
Follow instructions regarding parking and other procedures at the testing site. Being able to follow directions is part of the process. Park inside the training facility, not in the neighborhood.
Due to the number of applicants, only those people who have been invited to the testing are allowed on the Training Academy grounds.
Practice sessions have been set up. Please view our website at www.sacsheriff.com Careers Page and then the Training Academy page for practice details and to review the Physical Ability Course.
The Physical Ability Test must be passed within 6 months of the start of the Academy.
Questions can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Date and Time
Sacramento County Sheriff's Department Training Academy
1000 Riverwalk Way, Carmichael, CA 95608
Carmichael, CA 95608