Government Tests

These fair and valid tests are designed to help screen candidates for public service positions. Click on the tests below to see if one or more matches your departmentís needs.

The Police Candidate Background Self-Report (PCBS)

This unique system for collecting self-report information may be used by background investigators, interviewers, polygraphers, and psychologists in hiring police officers.

The National Municipal Police Officer Examination (NMPE)

This test is in development. Click here if you may be interested in taking part in the test development research.

The National Municipal Fire Fighter Examination (NMFE)

This test measures mental abilities shown to be necessary to perform essential job functions and tasks.

Other Government Testing & Services

For information about other entry-level and promotional examinations and related expert witness services, please call: 617.244.7405.