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Fitness Requirements

Being a police officer requires a certain level of physical fitness.

You must pass a fitness test during the first week of your certification program in order to continue. You must also pass an exit exam to complete your certification. The key to success is to start early and to continue your exercise regimen throughout the duration of the program.*

*Consult your physician before beginning any exercise program.

Fitness Exam At a Glance:

Vertical Jump

Isometric Plank

1.5-Mile Run

Health Insurance Information

The Utah Peace Ofcer Standards and Training (POST) agency does not provide insurance benets to students attending satellite academies, such as Weber State’s. You are expected to provide your own insurance protection while participating in the academy.