Correction Officer Exam: with 7 Practice Tests (Barron's Test Prep) (Paperback)
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Updated to reflect the most recent requirements for correction officer candidates, including sheriff's departments,Correction Officer Exam with 7 Practice Tests presents strategies for the different question types used on correction officer exams in jurisdictions across the country. It also contains hundreds of practice questions written in the style used on official examinations.
The authors, both highly experienced retired law enforcement officers, also present an overview of correction officers' duties and requirements.
New to this edition:
Strategy for handling computer-based multiple-choice questions, which are becoming the norm in civil service entrance exams.
Strategy for handling a new question type known as “word selection.”
A diagnostic test and six full-length practice exams come with answer keys, diagnostic charts, and answer explanations.
All exams are similar in content to those given across the country.
About the Author
Schroeder, Donald J. Ph.D and Lombardo, Frank A, M.S. NYPD Ret.
Schroeder and Lombardo have aptly applied their knowledge and expertise stemming from years of service on the force combined with years of teaching and consulting experience to create a timely and useful manuals for law enforcement management and supervision. The many roles of the manager and supervisor are clearly defined and discussed at length, providing the reader with an apparent understanding about the satisfaction as well as the difficulty connected with successful leadership. They also are the authors for Barron’s Court Officer Exam, Barron’s Police Exam, and Barron’s Police Sergent’s Exam as well.
About the Publisher
In the 1930s, Manuel H. Barron opened a bookstore in Brooklyn, New York.
People from the community asked Mr. Barron about books that might be available to help their children study for the New York State Regents exams. After realizing there wasn't anything available, Mr. Barron created his own study guides.
80 years later, Barron's has helped millions of people prepare for their next step.