Corrections Officer Exam Study Guide 2015

Author: Corrections Officer Exam Team
Publisher:
ISBN: 1941759041
Release Date: 2014-06-14
Genre: Correctional personnel

Think all Corrections Officer study guides are the same? Think again! With easy to understand lessons and practice test questions designed to maximize your score, you'll be ready. You don't want to waste time - and money! - retaking an exam. You want to accelerate your education, not miss opportunities for starting your future career! Every year, thousands of people think that they are ready for the Corrections Officer test but realize too late when they get their score back that they were not ready at all. They weren't incapable, and they certainly did their best, but they simply weren't studying the right way. There are a variety of methods to prepare for the Corrections Officer test...and they get a variety of results. Trivium Test Prep's Corrections Officer study guide provides the information, secrets, and confidence needed to get you the score you need - the first time around. Losing points on the Corrections Officer exam can cost you precious time, money, and effort that you shouldn't have to spend. What is in the book? In our Corrections Officer study guide, you get the most comprehensive review of all tested concepts. The subjects are easy to understand, and have fully-explained example questions to ensure that you master the material. Best of all, we show you how this information will be applied on the real exam; Corrections Officer questions are included so that you can know, without a doubt, that you are prepared. Our study guide is streamlined and concept-driven so you get better results through more effective study time. Why spend days or even weeks reading through meaningless junk, trying to sort out the helpful information from the fluff? We give you everything you need to know in a concise, comprehensive, and effective package.

Corrections Officer Exam Study Guide 2018 2019

Author: Corrections Officer Exam Prep Team
Publisher: Trivium LLC
ISBN: 1635308208
Release Date: 2017-10-16
Genre: Education

Trivium Test Prep's Corrections Officer Exam Study Guide 2018-2019: Exam Prep and Practice Test Questions offers: A detailed overview of the corrections officer test, so that you know exactly what to expect on the corrections officer exam Trivium Test Prep's corrections officer study guide 2018 also covers all of the subjects over which you will be tested Includes corrections officer practice exam questions for you to practice and improve Test tips and strategies to help you score higher on the CCO exam 2018 Trivium Test Prep's Corrections Officer Exam Study Guide 2018-2019: Exam Prep and Practice Test Questions covers: The CCO Examination Crime and the American Criminal Justice System The American Corrections System Your Career as a CCO ...plus a full CCO practice test! About Trivium Test Prep Trivium Test Prep's study materials are created by industry and educational experts. Other study guides simply tell you what is on the test, not how that material is applied or, more importantly, HOW TO STUDY FOR IT. Trivium study guides are different. Our dedicated professionals know how people think and learn, and have created the Corrections Officer Exam Study Guide 2018-2019: Exam Prep and Practice Test Questions based on what research has shown to be the fastest, easiest, and most effective way to prepare for the exam. Unlike other study guides that are stamped out in a generic fashion, our Corrections Officer Exam Study Guide 2018-2019: Exam Prep and Practice Test Questions study guide is specifically tailored for your exact needs. We refuse to pad a study guide as a means to convince people there is more information; this is a devious trick used to make you think you are getting more, when really it's all just wasting your time.

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.

Corrections Officer Exam Secrets Study Guide

Author: Mometrix Media
Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC
ISBN: 1609714652
Release Date: 2015-02-25
Genre: Education

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Corrections Officer Exam Secrets helps you ace the Corrections Officer Exam, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Corrections Officer Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Corrections Officer Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to Corrections Officer Test Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; Comprehensive sections including: Male Inmate Population Commonalities, Private Corrections Industry, The Auburn System, Unit Management Approach, Responding to a Food Strike, Six Components to a Housekeeping Plan, Five Elements of a Bomb Plan, Escape and Hostage Plans, Prison Chaplains, Correct Procedure for a Pat-Down, In-Take Procedures, Strategies for Handling Occupational Stress, Rights of Correctional Officers, Code of Ethics, Duties of a Supervisor, Supermax and Maximum Security Facilities, Control Centers and Safety Vestibules, Sentencing Guidelines, Classifying Inmates, Constitutional Rights of Inmates, Son of Sam Law, First Amendment Issues, Common Double Jeopardy Issues, Two Elements of Deliberate Indifference, Excessive Force Issues, Common Failure-To-Protect Claims, and much more...

New York City Correction Officer Exam Review Guide

Author: Lewis Morris
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1517717558
Release Date: 2015-10-09
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.

Normal Hall s Corrections Officer Exam Preparation Book

Author: Norman Hall
Publisher: Scholastic
ISBN: 1593373899
Release Date: 2005-10-17
Genre: Study Aids

The qualifying exam for potential corrections officers is typically administered just once a year. With so few opportunities to qualify, applicants are highly motivated to make the most of the test. Test expert Norman Hall has analyzed every aspect of the exam to prepare a guide that's guaranteed to help applicants score 80% to 100% on the correction officer test.

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.

Police Officer

Author: Jack Rudman
Publisher:
ISBN: 083731741X
Release Date: 1975-06-01
Genre: Civil service


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.

Norman Hall s Firefighter Exam Preparation Book

Author: Norman Hall
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440519161
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Guaranteed Top Scores on Your Firefighter's Exam! Want to be a firefighter? Do you know what is involved in taking the exam? Don't take a chance at failing a test you could ace--learn from the expert, Norman Hall. For more than a decade, Norman Hall's Firefighter Exam Preparation Book has been the #1 test preparation book for prospective firefighters. Back by popular demand, Norman Hall has completely updated and revised this hugely successful book for this second edition, presenting new tips and time-tested methods for attaining the highest scores. Practice your skills using features such as tips on how to pass the physical requirements, practice exams with answer keys, memory aids to help you master the recall test, tables for self-scoring, insights on what a career in firefighting entails, and a discussion of the final interview. Use Norman Hall's Firefighter Exam Preparation Book, 2nd Edition to study hard and score at the top!

Prison Guard Talk

Author: Dusty B. Beach
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 150235909X
Release Date: 2014-10-16
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

“I don't think the general public has the slightest clue as to what goes on in these prisons. This book is a terrific starting point for anyone hoping to understand corrections. I love the humor and stories in the book. Over 25 years in law enforcement and this is the most realistic book about prison I have ever read.” Paul G., retired Correctional Officer.Prison Guard Talk is the fictionalized memoir of Dusty Beach, a former correctional officer, sergeant, and lieutenant in the Department of Corrections. The book follows the fictional character Josiah Wilson, a correctional officer at a fictionalized prison. All instances herein is inspired from real life, and while dramatized, still contain information necessary to those interested in the Department of Corrections.If you are seriously considering taking the exam to become a correctional officer or are otherwise interested in joining the Department of Corrections, this book is a must. The chapters are geared to educate and inform you while simultaneously preparing you for the examination and oral interview. It is a powerful combination punch of learning and reinforcement. You will not find this type of material and information in this format anywhere else. The book includes a question and answer oral interview section. This is what one Department of Corrections cadet said, "I interviewed for the correctional officer position—most of the questions were out of your book and spot on, but it was your insight or should I say the fictional character and insight of Josiah Wilson that saved the day…thanks!” Don't step foot into a prison until you read this book—this is insight you won't find anywhere else. Through a fictionalized memoir of life as a corrections officer, understand the thinking of the Department of Corrections and prison politics. The joint can make you laugh and cry—experience the unique humor and flavor found at some of the toughest prisons in America. Peppered with insights and knowledge of the duties of a correctional officer, Prison Guard Talk includes the tips and tricks you need to know to pass the correctional officer exam—including interview questions right from the playbook.Dusty Beach takes you on a journey down the rabbit hole into the soul of prison life, through a matrix of a world seldom seen, much less understood by people.

The Official ACT Prep Guide

Author: ACT
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119398905
Release Date: 2017-06-09
Genre: Study Aids

The only guide from the ACT organization, the makers of the exam, revised and updated for 2017 and beyond The Official ACT Prep Guide, 2018 Edition, Revised and Updated is the must-have resource for college bound students. The guide is the go-to handbook for ACT preparation and the only guide from the makers of the exam. The book and online content includes the actual ACT test forms (taken from real ACT exams). In addition, this comprehensive resource has everything students need to know about when they are preparing for and taking the ACT. The book contains information on how to register for the exam, proven test-taking strategies, ideas for preparing mentally and physically, gearing up for test day, and much more. This invaluable guide includes additional questions and material that contains articles on everything from preparing a standout college application and getting into your top-choice school to succeeding in college The bestselling prep guide from the makers of the ACT test Offers bonus online contest to help boost college readiness Contains the real ACT test forms used in previous years This new edition offers students updated data on scoring your writing test, new reporting categories, as well as updated tips on how to do your best preparing for the test and on the actual test day from the team at ACT. It also offers additional 400 practice questions that are available online.

Norman Hall s Postal Exam Preparation Book

Author: Norman Hall
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440516009
Release Date: 2008-08-17
Genre: Study Aids

The United States Postal Service is the nation's largest civilian employer. Yet 80 percent of all applicants fail the test. That's why readers look to Norman Hall's classic, comprehensive guide to the Battery 460 and 473 exams. This revised and updated third edition offers new test questions and exercises. Featuring information about various careers in the postal service and complete with a money back guarantee, this book is all readers need to pass!

Corrections Officer Exam Study Guide

Author: Corrections Officer Exam Prep Team
Publisher:
ISBN: 1635300010
Release Date: 2016-08-01
Genre: Study Aids

In our Corrections Officer study guide, you get the most comprehensive review of all tested concepts. The subjects are easy to understand, and have fully-explained example questions to ensure that you master the material.

California Post Exam Study Guide

Author: Trivium Test Prep
Publisher:
ISBN: 1941759246
Release Date: 2015-02-04
Genre:

Think all California police officer study guides are the same? Think again! With easy to understand lessons and practice test questions designed to maximize your score, you'll be ready. You don't want to waste time - and money! - retaking an exam. You want to accelerate your education, not miss opportunities for starting your future career! Every year, thousands of people think that they are ready for the POST Exam Review for the California POST Entry-Level Law Enforcement Test Battery but realize too late when they get their score back that they were not ready at all. They weren't incapable, and they certainly did their best, but they simply weren't studying the right way. There are a variety of methods to prepare for the PELLETB exam...and they get a variety of results. Trivium Test Prep's California Post Exam study guide provides the information, secrets, and confidence needed to get you the score you need - the first time around. Losing points on the POST exam can cost you precious time, money, and effort that you shouldn't have to spend. What is in the book? In our California Post Exam study guide, you get the most comprehensive review of all tested concepts. The subjects are easy to understand, and have fully-explained example questions to ensure that you master the material. Best of all, we show you how this information will be applied on the real exam; two full-length practice exams are included so that you can know, without a doubt, that you are prepared. Our study guide is streamlined and concept-driven so you get better results through more effective study time. Why spend days or even weeks reading through meaningless junk, trying to sort out the helpful information from the fluff? We give you everything you need to know in a concise, comprehensive, and effective package.