You must create a user profile before applying for the exam.
Once you submit your application, your testing date will be based on the filing period and division you have selected.
You can only apply to one Division per filing period.
If you pass both the PAT and Written exam successfully , you will move on to your background investigation. Upon being cleared by your background investigation, you will need to complete both a Medical and Psychological evaluation.
After completing the hiring process, then you are ready to attend the California Highway Patrol Academy located in West Sacramento, CA! An Academy invitation is an official offer of employment to be hired as a Cadet. At the Academy, you begin your first steps in the exciting yet challenging journey of becoming a CHP officer.
We strongly advise that both the registration and application be completed through a desktop browser.
If you are interested in diversity, challenges, and opportunities, the CHP invites you to apply to become a part of their professional organization. For more information about this outstanding career opportunity e-mail or call: Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
To speak with a Recruiter: 916-843-3275
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