PTS Courses

"By taking the P.T.S. promotional courses, I moved through the ranks and scored a 99% on my Chief's exam.
The only way to prepare is with P.T.S.!"
- Chief Willam Hayes, Town of Bedford, NY Police Department.

Entrance

2020 - Police Officer & Deputy Sheriff (Law Enforcement) Entrance Examination Course

The P.T.S. Law Enforcement (Police Officer & Deputy Sheriff) Entrance Examination Course includes Techniques for Answering Civil Service Examination Questions and Practice Questions with Answers and Lectures covering:

  • SITUATIONAL JUDGMENT
  • LANGUAGE FLUENCY
  • INFORMATION ORDERING & LANGUAGE SEQUENCING
  • PROBLEM SENSITIVITY & REASONING
  • SELECTIVE ATTENTION
  • VISUALIZATION
  • SPATIAL ORIENTATION

AVAILABLE NOW - This law enforcement entrance course has been developed from the “official” exam announcement to ensure that the P.T.S. Police Officer & Deputy Sheriff Entrance Examination Course will be on target!  This is a three (3) session online course with more than a hundred practice questions and more than three (3) hours of audio instruction.  This course and all material posted within the sessions will remain available through the 2020 state-wide law enforcement entrance examinations.  As always, P.T.S. students will be at the top of the list!

Available Cram Sessions

P.T.S. Announces the December FIT FOR DUTY Live Physical Fitness Training Class


This live class is recommended for all Police Officer Candidates!


SUNDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2019
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.


NorthEast CrossFit
174 Brady Avenue
Hawthorne, N.Y. 10532


P.T.S. FIT FOR DUTY Coaches Jay Lacayo and Vinny Ragaini will work with students to assess their "Cooper Test" strengths and weaknesses.  There will also be a Police Academy style PT session.  


Come to the class prepared to learn and practice physical fitness exercises and techniques!


P.T.S. FIT FOR DUTY Students - $20

All Other Police Officer Candidates - $40

 

This class open to the first 20 students who register.

Once there are 20 students registered, the class is closed out!


You will receive a confirmation email if you are in the first 20 registred.

12/08/2019 @ 01:00 PM - FIT FOR DUTY Live Physical Agility Training Class - December 8, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., NorthEast CrossFit 174 Brady Avenue Hawthorne NY 10532

Register for a cram session

Sergeant

2020 - Sergeant/First-Line Supervisor/Investigator Promotional Examination Course

The P.T.S. Sergeant/First-Line Supervisor/Investigator Course includes the P.T.S. Digests, Practice Questions with Answers and Audio Lectures covering:

  • SUPERVISION OF POLICE PERSONNEL 
    Iannone’s Seventh and Eighth Editions (and other authoritative sources)
  • NEW YORK CRIMINAL JUSTICE LAWS & STATUTES 
    Penal Law, Criminal Procedure Law, Family Court Act, Vehicle & Traffic Law and 
    New York State Court of Appeals and United States Supreme Court Decisions
  • LAW ENFORCEMENT METHODS & PRACTICES 
    New York State Manual for Police (and modern criminalistics and tactical sources)
  • READING COMPREHENSION 
    Paragraph Rearrangement, Sentence Coherence, Reasoning, Judgment and 
    Interpretive Preparation of Written Materials in a Police Setting

Available January, 2020 - This 15 session course is designed to prepare Police Officers, Detectives and Investigators for their upcoming First-Line Supervisor Examination.  This course will contain written materials, practice questions and audio instruction in all of the subject matter areas that will appear on the Sergeant and Supervising Criminal Investigator Examinations.  This course and all material posted within the sessions will remain available through the date of the May/June 2019 Sergeant/First-Line Supervisor/Investigator Examinations.  As always, this P.T.S. Course will be on target!

Lieutenant & Captain

2020 - Lieutenant & Captain /Second & Third-Line Promotional Examination Course

The P.T.S. Lieutenant & Captain/Second & Third-Line Course includes the P.T.S. Digests, Practice Questions with Answers and Audio Lectures covering:

• SUPERVISION OF POLICE PERSONNEL 
   Iannone's Seventh Edition (and other authoritative sources)
• NEW YORK CRIMINAL JUSTICE LAWS & STATUTES 
   Penal Law, Criminal Procedure Law, Family Court Act, Vehicle & Traffic Law and
   New York State Court of Appeals and United States Supreme Court Decisions
• LAW ENFORCEMENT METHODS & PRACTICES
    New York State Manual for Police (and modern criminalistics and tactical sources)
• READING COMPREHENSION
   Paragraph Rearrangement, Sentence Coherence, Reasoning, Judgment and
   Interpretive Preparation of Written Materials in a Police Setting
• ADMINISTRATIVE POLICE SUPERVISON
• POLICE ADMINISTRATION

Available June, 2020 - This 9 session course is designed to prepare candidates for the difficult and advanced questions that will appear on the Second & Third-Line Supervisor Examination.  This course contains written materials, practice questions and audio instruction covering the subject matter areas that will appear on the advanced promotional examinations.  This course and all material posted within the sessions will remain available through the date of the Fall 2020 Lieutenant & Captain / Second & Third-Line Supervisor Promotional Examinations.  As always, this P.T.S. Course will be on target!

Chief

2020 - Police Chief/Assistant Chief Promotional Examination Course

The P.T.S. Police Chief/Assistant Chief Course includes the P.T.S. Digests, Practice Questions with Answers and Audio Lectures covering:

• SUPERVISION OF POLICE PERSONNEL 
   Iannone's Supervision of Police Personnel (and other authoritative sources)
• NEW YORK CRIMINAL JUSTICE LAWS & STATUTES
   Penal Law, Criminal Procedure Law, Family Court Act, Vehicle & Traffic Law and
   New York State Court of Appeals and United States Supreme Court Decisions
• LAW ENFORCEMENT METHODS & PRACTICES
   New York State Manual for Police (and modern criminalistics and tactical sources)
• READING COMPREHENSION
   Paragraph Rearrangement, Sentence Coherence, Reasoning, Judgment and
   Interpretive Preparation of Written Materials in a Police Setting
• ADMINISTRATIVE POLICE SUPERVISION & ADMINISTRATION
• JOB SIMULATION EXERCISES IN POLICE ADMINISTRATION AND COMMAND
   In-Basket and Situational Decision Making Exercises

AVAILABLE NOW  - This online course for the March, 2020 Police Chief/Assistant Chief Promotional Examination contains the materials and audio instruction from the online 2019 Lieutenant & Captain/Second & Third-Line Course together with printed and mailed materials and instruction specific to the Police Administration, Administrative Police Supervision and Job Simulation Exercises In Police Administration and Command questions which are unique to the Police Chief/Assistant Chief Promotional Examinations.  This course and all material posted within the sessions will remain available through the date of the 2020 Police Chief & Assistant Chief examinations.  As always, this P.T.S. Course is on target!