The Academy Dispatch Testing
The Academy administers the POST Entry-level Dispatcher Selection Test Battery (POST Dispatcher Test). The POST Dispatcher Test is designed to measure aptitude for performing public safety dispatcher work.
- The Academy at Evergreen Valley College in San Jose.
- Please note that we need to collect your driver license number during the registration process in order to maintain state law enforcement testing security.
POST regulations prohibit examinees from taking this exam more than one time in any 30-day period from any exam site in the State of California. Be advised that if you make multiple attempts to take this exam within a 30-day period, POST will invalidate your exam.
The Academy charges a non-refundable materials fee of $20 per test. Should you need to cancel or reschedule a testing, you will be required to pay the fee again; keep this policy in mind when scheduling your test date.
Before scheduling an exam, please read the following Dispatch Advisory:
South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium
South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium (The Academy) leads the way in providing high quality, cost-effective public safety training to approximately 2,700 full-time equivalent students (FTEs) each year including professionals from more than 70 city and county agencies.