Serve Your State,
Serve Your Community.
Be prepared for your hiring event.
Wear clothing and footwear appropriate for the physical fitness test.
Bring a change of clothing and footwear - professional business attire- for the interview panel.
Bring water to remain hydrated throughout day and food for lunch break. Depending on the location of the hiring event, restaurants may not be located nearby.
Train. Read over the qualifications for the fitness test and be ready.
For more preparation information, go to the FAQ page.
The Nevada DPS Academy is a 16 to 17 week program that is held in Northern Nevada in Carson City, and in Southern Nevada in Las Vegas.
Advance Academy is 10 to 12 weeks.
Visit the NevadaDPS YouTube channel and on social media to get a glimpse into what the Academy entails.