Performance on an anaerobic specialist tactical police fitness test: Candidates Versus Specialist Tactical Response Police Officers

Jaslyen Singh, Jeremy Robinson, Ben Schram, Shane Irving, Rob Marc Orr

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Abstract

Specialist tactical response police officers must respond to high threat situations beyond the capability of general duties police officers.Carrying specialist equipment, these specialist police carry heavier occupational loads than
general duties police officers. Common tasks, like a warrant execution, are
typically short and explosive. Candidates wishing to join specialist tactical
response police teams are expected to be at a physical fitness level commensurate with the unit’s requirements: A level that is above that of general police.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 11 Feb 2020
Event5th International Congress on Soldiers' Physical Performance - Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, Quebec, Canada
Duration: 11 Feb 202014 Feb 2020
Conference number: 5th
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Conference5th International Congress on Soldiers' Physical Performance
Abbreviated titleICSPP
CountryCanada
CityQuebec
Period11/02/2014/02/20
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    Singh, J., Robinson, J., Schram, B., Irving, S., & Orr, R. M. (2020). Performance on an anaerobic specialist tactical police fitness test: Candidates Versus Specialist Tactical Response Police Officers. Poster session presented at 5th International Congress on Soldiers' Physical Performance, Quebec, Canada.