The use of fitness testing in law enforcement is often a contentious issue. This is true even when the need for assessments can be supported; the tests selected and the setting of standards become challenges. Questions of whether standards should be age- and genderneutral or graded often add to the complexity of fitness testing.
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 2020|
Orr, R. M., Dulla, J., Jay Dawes, J., & Lockie, R. G. (2020). The different types of fitness testing in law enforcement. Police Chief, 87(1), 16-17. https://www.policechiefmagazine.org/focus-on-officer-wellness-the-different-types-of-fitness-testing-in-law-enforcement/