Public Safety Testing

Upcoming Tests & Events


Dispatcher Written Exam

Please note: You must successfully complete the PST Typing Test within 90 days (before or after) your written exam. Failure to do so may result in a failure of the test. Please log in to your account and, from your Dashboard, select "My Typing Test" in order to access the Typing Test. Once you complete your test, you will also need to assign your test score to your written exam.


Date of Event May 18th, 2024 @ 9:00am, Check-in Begins at 8:15am
Location Helen Sommers Building
106 11th Avenue SW
Olympia, WA 98501
Open Seats 30
  • You may be required to pay for parking when testing at this facility. DO NOT park in employee-only parking lots/spaces, or your vehicle may be towed.
  • If you are exhibiting any signs/symptoms of illness and/or have a temperature, you may be required to reschedule your exam. IF YOU ARE SICK OR CONTAGIOUS PLEASE RESCHEDULE YOUR EXAM!
  • Please bring a mask/face-covering with you. You may be required to wear this for the duration of the exam.
  • Please note, the following are not allowed near you in the testing area: backpacks, purses, bags, hats of any kind, sunglasses, PDAs/MP3 Players, smart or analog watches, activity trackers, calculators, cellular phones, cameras, electronic devices of any kind, mechanical pencils/pens/erasers, beverage/water bottle labels, and any other items determined inappropriate by testing proctors.