What is required for the Human Performance Evaluation Test (Physical Agility Test)?




LiftLift 120 pounds weighted box from chair height to the floor
PullHorizontally transfer 180 pounds on a sled a distance of 45 feet
Lift-Carry100 pounds vertical lift from the floor, and horizontally transfer object 30 feet and place on the floor
Push-PullHorizontally transfer 75lbs of force on a sled a distance of 90 feet
Maximum Grip Strength TestMeasurement of strength based on normative data based on age and sex on both the right and left hand taking an average of 3 trials 
Average of 3
Maximum Pinch TestMeasurement of trigger pinch based on normative data taking an average of 3 trials on both right and left hand with a minimum of 15 pounds required
Average of 3
Climb 1Run to ascend and descend a step with a height of 8 inches from the floor
36 Steps
Climb 2Climb onto mat, turn around, and climb down from mat
Jump 1Running jump minimum of 4 feet
Jump 2Jump a height of 2 feet to clear an obstacle
Jump 3Jump down a height of 3 feet

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1. Can the requirement of college hours be waived?
2. What is required for the Human Performance Evaluation Test (Physical Agility Test)?
3. What are the age requirements to be a police officer at the City of Burleson?
4. Are applicants hired as employees and paid while attending the Police Academy?
5. Will the City pay for the police academy?
6. How long is the Police Academy?
7. What can an applicant expect to experience at the Police Academy?
8. What are the shifts or hours of work?
9. Is there prior service credit in the City’s Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) for military service or other public service?