Saturday, February 16, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM EST
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Needham Town Hall 
1471 Highland Avenue
James Hugh Powers Hall
Needham, MA 02492

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Dawn Nanni 
Municipal Police Institute, Inc. 

Becoming a Police Officer in Massachusetts 

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Your perfect preparation window for the March 23rd examination!

Designed to help you jump start your law enforcement career and become a Municipal Police Officer or MBTA Transit Police Officer. This is your opportunity to learn the best way to get hired - including the critical entrance examination process, physical abilities test, interview experience and academy training. This course is designed and taught by Attorney John Sofis Scheft - a professional police trainer, consultant and author with over 25 years of criminal justice experience in Massachusetts.

*Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.
**Study materials are included with the course.


APPLYING to be a police officer

  • Civil Service vs. Non-Civil Service Hiring 
  • Application for the Exam
  • Physical Abilities Test (PAT) 
  • Background Investigation 
  • Interviewing Tips

TESTING to be a police officer

  • Understanding the Exam Components 
  • Reading Comprehension 
  • Proper Grammar & Writing
  • Problem Solving & Reasoning
  • Law Interpretation 
  • Information Ordering
  • Work Style Questionnaire 
  • Life Experience Survey
  • Time Management & Other Key Tips

TRAINING to be a police officer 

  • The Academy Experience 
  • The Agency Environment

Student Quote:  "My exam score went up 10 points after this class and my interview improved.  That was huge.  I just graduated from a municipal police academy.  This course helps big time!"

$99 (4 hour course)

Includes class, study and interview tips, and over 300 page manual with hundreds of practice questions!