Recruitment Press Release
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) is actively seeking applicants to fill upcoming Basic, Transitional and Lateral Recruit Classes. FHP is a nationally accredited law enforcement agency that offers diverse working conditions in a culturally and ethnically expanding society.
Friday, October 25, 2019, through Friday, November 1, 2019, the Florida Highway Patrol will be hosting a special event at which applicants will be given the opportunity to streamline their hiring process by participating in the majority of the required pre-employment testing (Physical Abilities Test, Polygraph Examination and Psychological Examination) during this one
week event. Those interested in attending this event must apply online at www.BeATrooper.com by October 11, 2019 and then RSVP by emailing [email protected]
FHP offers three types of Academy classes for which they are now processing:
Basic Recruit Class (BRC): Applicants seeking to become certified as a Florida law enforcement officer who will attend a 29-week Academy.
Transitional Recruit Class: Florida-certified law enforcement officers with less than two years of active law enforcement experience or those with active Florida law enforcement certification are eligible to attend a 10-week Academy.
Lateral Recruit Class: Florida-certified law enforcement officers with two or more years of active law enforcement experience are eligible to attend a 4-week Academy.
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TRC: February 24, 2020 BRC: March 9, 2020
LRC: April 6, 2020 TRC: July 13, 2020
LRC: August 31, 2020
Positions are available statewide. To learn more about Florida’s finest, visit our website at www.BeATrooper.com or contact FHP’s Recruitment Office at 850-617-2315. Get connected with the Academy via Facebook at “Florida Highway Patrol Training Academy” or Instagram at @FHP_Recruiting.