Local Correction Physical Fitness Test (LOCPAT)

Each local corrections officer candidate is required to demonstrate his or her physical fitness by successfully completing a physical fitness evaluation performed by a licensed physical fitness or medical professional, or a Sheriff or Sheriff's designee. For more information on the LCOPAT test go to the LCOPAT Candidate GuideAll candidates must have a physician's screening form completed prior to taking the physical agility test  Candidates will also need to bring a drivers license and $50.00 dollars cash or check.

To sign up for future tests please call 906-227-1408

LCOPAT Testing dates
Date Time Location
Jan 21, 2022 8 am Vandament Arena PEIF Building
Feb 11, 2022 8 am Vandament Arena PEIF Building
March 25, 2022 8am Vandament Arena PEIF Building


EMPCO - Sheriff's/Local Corrections Reading and Writing Exam

Empco conducts entry level examinations for Sheriff’s Offices through the Sheriffs’ Association Testing Program.  Through this system, qualified candidates can sign up to take entry level written examinations to become Corrections Officers and Road Patrol Deputies.  The system will then allow qualified candidates’ information and scores to be viewed by participating departments.

To sign up go to http://empco.net

Seats are limited

EMPCO Sheriff's/ Local Corrections Reading and Writing Exam
Date Time Location
Jan 21, 2022 10:30 am TBD
Feb 4, 2022 10:30 am TBD
March 25, 2022 10:30 am 132 Jacobetti Complex 2296 Sugarloaf Ave.