Written Exam Preparation
Course Fee: $395
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts has opened the 2021 Police Officer and State Trooper Exam application period from January 27, 2021 through April 20, 2021. The state has indicated that candidates who submit an application after April 20, 2021, but before the final closing date of May 4, 2021 will be charged a $50 late fee to apply. The written exam is currently scheduled to be administered statewide on Saturday, June 12, 2021.
Based on the currently schedule exam date of Saturday, June 12, 2021, the instructional and practice question binder for this prep program will be mailed to registered students on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 (30 days before the exam), with the online learning platform being accessible to students on Saturday, May 22, 2021 (20 days before the exam). Once a student begins the prep program, the student has 24/7 access to the online program to study at his or her convenience up to the day of the exam scheduled for June 12, 2021.
CCS Test Prep® has the most comprehensive and focused prep course available for the Massachusetts statewide entry-level police exam. It is designed for serious students who are looking for the best test prep available. The program starts with Chief David A. Paprota, Ed.D. (Ret.) mailing each student a comprehensive binder of instructional and practice materials 30 days before the actual exam date, then working with students using the CCS Test Prep® Online Learning Platform for the 20 days leading up to the actual exam. Along with videos and instructional lessons, students have the ability to complete online practice quizzes which are instantly scored. Each quiz includes an answer guide to ensure maximum retention and understanding. This focused approach has proven to be far superior to in-class lectures and has produced exceptional results.
The test is actually developed by a private, national vendor contracted by the State of Massachusetts. The PSI (formerly EB Jacobs) company has developed several versions the Law Enforcement Aptitude Battery (LEAB) for Massachusetts. The most common version of the LEAB consists of 3 distinct parts with a total of 219 questions administered with a 3-hour time limit. The 3 distinct parts. Part 1 is the Cognitive Abilities Test (CAT) consisting of 48 questions. Part 2 is the Work Styles Questionnaire (WSQ) consisting of 103 trait assessment statements. Part 3 is the Life Experience Survey (LES) consisting of 68 questions. Candidates must achieve a high composite score on the examination to be included in a hiring process.
The CCS Test Prep® program for the Massachusetts (statewide) entry-level municipal police officer exam will be available to candidates up to the date and time of the actual exam.
Candidates interested in the services of CCS Test Prep® are encouraged to submit the Candidate Inquiry form below.
For information regarding the the best test prep services provided by Critical Concepts and Strategies (CCS Test Prep®) for the Massachusetts entry-level police examination, please utilize the form below to submit an inquiry. CCS Test Prep® offers the most comprehensive and focused test prep available!
|The CCS Test Prep® Program|
This exam prep program is administered as follows:
Based on the currently scheduled exam date of June 12, 2021, on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 (30 days prior to the actual exam date), registered students will be shipped a binder containing instructional material and practice questions to begin his or her studies.
Starting Saturday, May 22, 2021 (20 days prior to the actual exam date), registered students will be logged into the CCS Test Prep® online learning platform to begin the very focused program with 24/7 access to study at his or her convenience.
Part 1 – Cognitive Course: Students begin the online training program related to the cognitive portion of the exam on Saturday, May 22, 2021 (20 days prior to the actual exam date, and have continuous access 24/7 up to the time of the actual exam currently scheduled for Saturday, June 12, 2021.
Part 2 – Trait Assessment Course: Students will be provided access to the Trait Assessment portion of the program on Wednesday, June 2, 2021 (10 days prior to the actual exam date), and will have access 24/7 up to the time of the actual exam currently scheduled for Saturday, June 12, 2021.
Part 3 Bio-Data Course: Students will be provided access to the Bio-data portion of the program on Monday, June 7, 2021 (5 days prior to the actual exam date), and will have access 24/7 up to the time of the actual exam currently scheduled for Saturday, June 12, 2021.
Chief David A. Paprota, Ed.D. (Ret.) actively monitors student progression and performance in the course each day. This is an active course with real-time scoring and answer guides for the online quizzes. Likewise, Chief Paprota is available each day for consultation and guidance to ensure optimal understanding and performance.
Refund Policy: Due to the nature and structure of online training, there is a strict NO REFUND policy as of Tuesday, May 11, 2021. Any request for a refund prior to Tuesday, May 11, 2021, must be submitted in writing to Dr. David A. Paprota via email to [email protected] and is subject to a $45 administrative charge if approved..
For information regarding the exam preparation services provided by Critical Concepts and Strategies (CCS Test Prep®) for the Massachusetts statewide police officer examination, please utilize the CONTACT FORM below to submit an inquiry.
Dr. David A. Paprota will respond to your inquiry within 72 hours.
Unless otherwise indicated, you will be added to the CCS Test Prep® email list to receive updates from Chief David A. Paprota, Ed.D. (Ret.) regarding Massachusetts entry-level testing.