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Testing Calendar

Testing Calendar

The Commission will attempt to adhere to the following schedule.  However, circumstances or unforeseen events may require the rescheduling of testing dates or alteration of this calendar.

Entry Level Police Officer

The application period for Entry Police Officer is Closed.

Lateral Police Officer
The application period for Lateral Police Officer is Closed.

Entry Level Firefighter
The application period for Entry Level Firefighter is Closed. 
Testing is anticipated to begin again in the Fall/Winter of 2017/18.
Lateral Firefighter
The application period for Lateral Firefighter is Closed.


  • Applicants will be sent an email to self schedule their testing time after the application closes.

All scheduling is done on a first-come, first-served basis. In order to secure a scheduled test appointment, an application must be completed on-line. On the day of the written test, applicants should arrive at the Civil Service Commission office on the 7th Floor of the Denver POST Building at least 15 minutes prior to their scheduled test appointment. The test will begin promptly at 7:30 a.m. or 12:30 p.m. and late arrivals will not be admitted.

We also encourage you to take advantage of any programs/services available through the Denver Department of Safety Recruitment Section. This includes the practice test sessions conducted at our facilities (See Recruitment).

You may fill out a Recruitment Interest Form to be notified about upcoming Police and Fire testing and events (See Recruitment).
Prior to scheduling your test appointment, please read and review all the new minimum employment standards to ensure your eligibility.