LAPD Events and Hiring Seminars


Effective 11/8/21, Police Officer Candidates attending indoor in-person tests will need to provide proof of Vaccination. 

Types of Acceptable Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination

  • CDC COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card (White Card) - front and back
  • California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Digital Vaccination Record

People who were vaccinated in California can get a free digital COVID-19 Vaccination Record at myvaccinerecord.cdph.ca.gov 

Vaccination Mandate within City facilities.  Patrons entering a City facility must show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test within 72 hours.


LAPD Sworn & Civilian Hiring Fair

Saturday, October 8, 2022 at 8:00am - 4:00pm

Los Angeles Valley College 

5800 Fulton Ave., Valley Glen 91401

(roundabout entrance off Fulton Ave and Hatteras Ave on the campus at Monarch Square)
Parking: North and South Parking Lots on Fulton Ave and Hatteras Ave

Three Multiple Choice Tests: 8am, 11am & 2pm

Google Form RSVP:  https://forms.gle/1U8dKRQZUWaeRvFj8

Meet & Greet to answer all your questions on the testing process, at the beginning of each session. 

Plus available all-day for candidate Q&A 

  • Two Physical Fitness Qualifiers: 10am, 1pm  
  • Food Trucks providing free lunch for all testers and their family members
  • LAPD Specialized Units 
  • Civilian Job Opportunities 
  • Live Music and Caricature Art 
     

Pre-Register by clicking the link:https://forms.gle/1U8dKRQZUWaeRvFj8


LAPD In-Person Hiring Workshop and Testing

Saturday, October 15, 2022 at 8:00am

Ahmanson Recruit Training Center

5651 W. Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90045
 

Check-in is from 7am - 8am. 

Our Multiple Choice Test will be offered on site! Please bring a mask.

Please bring proof of Vaccination or Negative Test within 72 hours. 
Pre-Register by clicking the link: https://forms.gle/Y1eT4FZWpgJXb4zz8


Regularly Scheduled LAPD In-Person Community Tests

Testing is offered at a first come first serve basis.


Van Nuys Area Testing Location:
Every Tuesday at 7pm

Marvin Braude Building

6262 Van Nuys Blvd., Van Nuys, CA 91401

Street parking available.

 

Los Angeles Area Testing Location:
Every Saturday at 7:30am

Every Other Thursday: To find the next test at this location, click here: https://mypd.joinlapd.com/Recruitment_Cal/

Medical Service Division

520 E. Temple St. Los Angeles, CA 90012 

Street parking is available at MSD. 

 

MC Test is available online & in person

OPTION 1 
INSTRUCTIONS FOR TAKING THE TEST ONLINE

Before you can be scheduled for the on-line test, you must complete both of the following steps. After you have completed these two steps, you will receive a unique test code for the online Multiple-Choice Test within one week.
 

  1. Complete a Police Officer application on https://mypd.joinlapd.com/, if you have not done so already.

  2. Create a profile and submit an application on the Personnel Website by clicking the “Apply” icon at the following link: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/lacity/jobs/2787064/police-officer-2214?keywords=police%20officer&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs. Please note that this is a second application that must completed to enable on-line testing. The remaining test parts in the Police Officer selection process will be scheduled and/or administered on the mypd.joinlpad.com website.

OPTION 2

INSTRUCTIONS FOR TAKING THE IN-PERSON TEST

In-Person testing, candidates can view In-Person testing locations and dates here: https://mypd.joinlapd.com/Recruitment_Cal/


LAPD candidates are required to wear Business Attire during all test parts and meetings with Recruitment and Employment Division unless otherwise instructed.


PFQ is back! 

Please note that PFQ's are by appointment only.

The Physical Fitness Qualifier (PFQ) takes place during the first 7 calendar days of each month. Please self-schedule on your myPD candidate portal or contact a Recruitment Officer at 213-473-3450 for scheduling assistance.  Candidate Advancement Program registration is unavailable during the first 7 calendar days of each month, as it is reserved for PFQ appointments.  Candidates are encouraged to take the PFQ every month to see improvement and work on building a better score.


CAP is back! 

FREE OF CHARGE. Participants must have PASSED the LAPD MC test.
 

CAP (Candidate Advancement Program)

In order to receive credit for attending CAP, candidates are required to register on the myPD portal, link below.

Candidates need to schedule CAP attendance via their portal under CAP calendar: https://mypd.joinlapd.com/CAP_EVENTS_PREP/

 

Mondays & Wednesdays 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Saturdays 7:30 am to 10:30 am

Ahmanson Recruit Training Center

5651 W. Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90045

 

Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

LAPD Academy at Elysian Park

1880 N. Academy Road (near Dodger Stadium), Los Angeles, CA 90012
 

Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm 
Devonshire Police station

10250 Etiwanda Ave, Northridge, CA 91324
Phone(818) 832-0633


Women's CAP is back!

It will be offered on the third Saturday of every month from 7:30 am - 10:30 am.  
Pre-Register on Eventbrite at https://www.eventbrite.com/o/lapd-recruitment-14808486836

WOMEN'S CAP WILL BE OPEN TO ALL WOMEN INTERESTED OVER THE AGE OF 20 1/2. You do not have to be an LAPD candidate.


 

Oral Prep

Oral Prep Seminar, Wednesdays at 10 am
Pre-Register on Eventbrite at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/oral-prep-seminar-tickets-149787359023, to receive the Zoom link in your email.
Attendance is limited to 25, pre-register asap to ensure a spot!