Public Safety Testing

Upcoming Tests & Events


Law Enforcement and Corrections Written Exam

*Please note: The end times on test dates may vary depending on the number of candidates, weather, and other potential circumstances. Please allow 4-5 hours for the completion of the written examination.

If you are testing for an agency that requires the Physical Ability Test through Public Safety Testing, it must be completed within 90 days of the written exam.


Date of Event July 1st, 2023 @ 9:30am, Check-in Begins at 9:00am
Location Washington State Patrol - Shelton
631 W Dayton Airport Rd
Shelton, WA 98584
Open Seats 65

The following are not allowed in the testing area: backpacks, purses, bags, hats/caps of any kind, sunglasses, smart or analog watches, activity trackers, calculators, cellular phones, cameras, electronic devices of any kind, mechanical pencils/pens, beverage or water bottles with labels, and/or any other items determined inappropriate by testing proctors.

COVID-19 Safety Precautions:

  • Please remain outside of the facility until your scheduled check-in time to avoid gathering in a confined space. The queue for check-in may be outside the building, so please dress appropriately for the weather.
  • Physical distancing of a minimum of six (6) feet is highly encouraged.
  • Please bring a mask/face-covering with you. These are recommended for the duration of the written exam.
  • If you are exhibiting any signs/symptoms of illness and/or have an elevated fever, and/or had a COVID-19 exposure in the previous five days, you will be required to reschedule your exam. You may be requested to review a health self-assessment before you are allowed into the testing area.