Santa Fe County Sheriff's Office | Robert A. Garcia

Physical Agility Test Criteria

FITNESS STANDARDS FOR BASIC POLICE OFFICER TRAINING ACADEMY ENTRANCE

Prior to entering a Basic Police Officer Training (BPOT) program the student must demonstrate a minimum fitness level as measured by the following battery of four tests listed below. Each student will be tested two weeks prior to the first day of the training program. 

Those students who do not meet the minimum standard in all tested categories will be dismissed and rescheduled for a subsequent academy.

Upper Body Strength
1-Minute Maximum
Number of Push-Ups

15 repetitions

Muscular Endurance
1-Minute Maximum
Number of Sit-Up

27 repetitions

Aerobic Power
1.5-Mile Run

15:54 (minutes: seconds)

Anaerobic Power
300-Meter Run

71.0 seconds