Awareness Session, Application and Online Tests
First, you must register your interest online. Following on from this, the recruitment team will be in touch to invite you to an awareness session. These sessions will have limited spaces available. Candidates will be sent a link to request a session. Allocations will be made on a first come, first served basis.
Once you have attended an awareness session, you will be invited to complete an online application form and eligibility questions. Applications will be scored and successful candidates will be sent a link to proceed to the ability tests.
You will be required to pass the Numerical Reasoning and Verbal Reasoning tests (the pass mark is set at L2 grade 4 standard).
Here are example tests for you to practice on.
Numerical reasoning test
Verbal reasoning test
Successful applicants will be invited to undertake set physical tests.
Physical testing will comprise of:
- Aerobic Test
- Strength Tests
You must pass each test to move onto the next test. Testing takes 1 day.
Testing will consist of:
Casualty Evacuation Test
Chester Treadmill Test
Ladder Carry Test
Ladder Extension Test
Ladder Lift Test
Equipment Carry Test
Ladder Climb Test
BA Crawl Test