How to Prepare for the Correction Officer Examination

Author: Donald J. Schroeder
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated
ISBN: 0812093232
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Correctional personnel

Offers candidates for local, state, and federal level correctional positions study materials and sample questions for the civil service exam

Study Guide for the Florida Corrections Officer Certification Exam

Author: William G. Doerner
Publisher: Pineapple Press Inc
ISBN: 1561642797
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Study Aids

- Hundreds of practice questions modeled after those on the actual exams - Concise tips on exam registration, testing procedure, and reading exam results - Test-taking hints and strategies - Detailed information on seeking employment after passing the exam - A must-have for anyone thinking about taking these exams

New York City Correction Officer Exam Review Guide

Author: Seth S. Patton
Publisher: Seth S. Patton
ISBN: 9781500317560
Release Date: 2014-06-26
Genre:

Learn how to pass the New York City Correction Officer Exam and join the ranks of New York's Boldest! The number of candidates taking the exam has increased dramatically in recent years, reflecting the challenges of the job market. In order to succeed against this increased competition, the candidate must be prepared to tackle the unique question types found on the exam. This book contains the most up to date and accurate information to help you prepare for the Correction Officer Exam. Written using lessons learned from the latest exam updates, this manual squarely prepares the reader for all of the exam sub-areas including Memory, Visualization, Deductive Reasoning, Inductive Reasoning, Reading Comprehension, Number Facility, Mathematical Reasoning, and Written Expression.

Master the Corrections Officer Exam

Author: Peterson's
Publisher: Peterson's
ISBN: 9780768930306
Release Date: 2010-09-01
Genre: Study Aids

The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that employment for corrections officers will grow by 16 percent over the next several years-much more rapidly than the average for all occupations-and that job opportunities will increase in the private sector as state and federal corrections agencies increasingly use private prisons. Peterson's Master the Corrections Officer Exam provides the most comprehensive review available for those interested in working in the prison system, including 6 full-length practice tests with detailed answer explanations, an extensive review of the officer screening process, an overview of the typical officer training process, all-new information on job requirements, and expert advice on how to seek and apply for positions in the field.

Barron s Correction Officer Exam 4th edition

Author: Donald J. Schroeder, Ph.D.
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9781438068756
Release Date: 2014-04-01
Genre: Study Aids

Updated to reflect the most recent requirements for correction officer candidates, including sheriff's departments, this review book presents strategies for the different question types used on correction officer exams in jurisdictions across the country. It also contains hundreds of practice questions written in the style used on official examinations. The authors, both highly experienced retired law enforcement officers, also present an overview of correction officers' duties and requirements. New to this edition is a much-needed strategy for handling computer-based multiple-choice questions, which are becoming the norm in civil service entrance exams, as well as a strategy for handling a new question type known as “word selection.” A diagnostic test and five full-length practice exams come with answer keys, diagnostic charts, and answer explanations.

Correction Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764113836
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Study Aids

Complete reviews in reading comprehension, math, memory-testing, modeled after similar exams as they are given in New York City and across the country.

Corrections Officer Exam

Author:
Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576855228
Release Date: 2005-01
Genre: Education

This is a book to help pass the exam and gives three tests to study.

Master the Corrections Officer Practice Test 5

Author: Peterson's
Publisher: Peterson's
ISBN: 9780768930368
Release Date: 2010-09-01
Genre: Study Aids

Peterson's Master the Corrections Officer Exam: Practice Test 5 is a full-length Corrections Officer Exam, which includes testing on observation and memory, reading comprehension, and English grammar and usage. Although agencies measure applicants on a number of skills, the majority of employers test Correction Officers applicants on their capabilities in these three areas. Master the Corrections Officer Exam: Practice Test 5 is a part of Master the Corrections Officer Exam, which provides the most comprehensive review available for those interested in working in the prison system, including 6 full-length practice tests with detailed answer explanations, an extensive review of the officer screening process, an overview of the typical officer training process, all-new information on job requirements, and expert advice on how to seek and apply for positions in the field.

All About a Career as a Corrections Officer

Author: Peterson's
Publisher: Peterson's
ISBN: 9780768930313
Release Date: 2010-09-01
Genre: Study Aids

Peterson's Master the Corrections Officer Exam: All About a Career as a Corrections Officer provides career information about Corrections Officers, along with information about the application and examination process. In addition, there are valuable chapters on job duties, working conditions, salary, training and promotions, the prison system, looking for jobs, the written and promotion exams, drug testing and the medical examination, the background investigation, the psychological interview, and the physical fitness test. Master the Corrections Officer Exam: All About a Career as a Corrections Officer is a part of Master the Corrections Officer Exam, which provides the most comprehensive review available for those interested in working in the prison system, including 6 full-length practice tests with detailed answer explanations, an extensive review of the officer screening process, an overview of the typical officer training process, all-new information on job requirements, and expert advice on how to seek and apply for positions in the field.

Barron s Correction Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series
ISBN: 1438003099
Release Date: 2014-04-01
Genre: Study Aids

Updated to reflect the most recent requirements for correction officer candidates, including sheriff's departments, this review book presents strategies for the different question types used on correction officer exams in jurisdictions across the country. It also contains hundreds of practice questions written in the style used on official examinations. The authors, both highly experienced retired law enforcement officers, also present an overview of correction officers' duties and requirements. New to this edition is a much-needed strategy for handling computer-based multiple-choice questions, which are becoming the norm in civil service entrance exams, as well as a strategy for handling a new question type known as “word selection.” A diagnostic test and five full-length practice exams come with answer keys, diagnostic charts, and answer explanations. All exams are similar in content to those given across the country.

The Changing Career of the Correctional Officer

Author: Don Josi, PhD
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 0750699620
Release Date: 1998-03-10
Genre: Law

This is an introductory text on the changing nature of correctional officer careers, focusing on personnel, management, and organizational issues.

Correction Officer

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: OCLC:990294599
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Correctional personnel

The Correction Officer Passbook prepares you for your test by allowing you to take practice exams in the subjects you need to study. It provides hundreds of questions and answers in the areas that will likely be covered on your upcoming exam, including but not limited to: observing and recalling facts and information; applying written information in a correctional services setting; preparing written material; understanding and interpreting written material; and more.

Master the Corrections Officer Practice Test 1

Author: Peterson's
Publisher: Peterson's
ISBN: 9780768930320
Release Date: 2010-09-01
Genre: Study Aids

Peterson's Master the Corrections Officer Exam: Practice Test 1 is a full-length Corrections Officer Exam, which includes testing on observation and memory, reading comprehension, and English grammar and usage. Although agencies measure applicants on a number of skills, the majority of employers test Correction Officers applicants on their capabilities in these three areas. Master the Corrections Officer Exam: Practice Test 1 is a part of Master the Corrections Officer Exam, which provides the most comprehensive review available for those interested in working in the prison system, including 6 full-length practice tests with detailed answer explanations, an extensive review of the officer screening process, an overview of the typical officer training process, all-new information on job requirements, and expert advice on how to seek and apply for positions in the field.