PARE and COPAT Testing

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Testing location: Gymnasium, City Centre Campus, 10800-105 Ave

Registration Deadline: 48 hours prior to testing. For same-day registration availability please call 780.497.5300.

Cancellation Policy: No refund if cancelling registration within 48 hours of test.

COPAT

COPAT Testing

The Correctional Officer Physical Ability Test (COPAT) evaluates your capacity to meet the physical demands of Correctional Services work. Successful completion of this test is required before an interview may be granted. The test is comprised of multiple stations consisting of activities which must be successfully completed in sequence and within a specified time limit. It is the occupational assessment used by the Solicitor General of Alberta in selecting candidates applying to Correctional Peace Officer positions.

Please print off and fill out a COPAT Waiver Form and bring it to your test.

Medical clearance is required. Download a mandatory Medical Consent Form. If the pdf has problems displaying, save the file to your computer and then open.

A four person minimum registration is required to run testing session.

Day Date Time Code PriceWithdraw/ Transfer by
Sat Jul 29 10 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. 94513 $89Thu, Jul 27 at 12 p.m.
Sat Aug 19 12:30-3:30 p.m. 92121 $89Thu, Aug 17 at 12 p.m.
Thu Aug 31 12:30-3:30 p.m. 94051 $89Tue, Aug 29 at 12 p.m.
Thu Sep 21 2:30-3:30 p.m. 94050 $89Tue, Sep 19 at 12 p.m.
Thu Oct 12 12:30-3:30 p.m. 94052 $89Tue, Oct 10 at 12 p.m.
Thu Oct 26 12:30-3:30 p.m. 94053 $89Tue, Oct 10 at 12 p.m.
Thu Nov 9 12:30-3:30 p.m. 94054 $89Tue, Nov 7 at 12 p.m.
Thu Nov 30 2:30-3:30 p.m. 94055 $89Tue, Nov 28 at 12 p.m.
Tue Dec 19 12:30-3:30 p.m. 94056 $89Sun, Dec 17 at 12 p.m.

For more information read the Occupational Testing FAQ. Call 780-497-5300 to register. 

Test results will be provided after testing. A $25 fee will be charged to reissue lost or missing results.

PARE & POPAT

PARE & POPAT Testing

The PARE/ POPAT is a job-related physical abilities test that evaluates your physical capacity as it applies to law enforcement/police work. Various law enforcement agencies require successful completion of the PARE as part of the application process.

Please print off and fill out a PARE Waiver Form or the POPAT Waiver Form and bring it to your test.

Medical clearance required. Download a mandatory Medical Consent Form. If the pdf has problems displaying, save the file to your computer and then open.

A four person minimum registration required to run testing session.

Day Date Time Code Price Withdraw/ Transfer by
Sat Aug 19 9 a.m.-12 p.m. 92175 $89 Thu, Aug 17 at 12 p.m.
Thu Aug 31 8-11 a.m. 94043 $89 Tue, Aug 29 at 12 p.m.
Thu Sep 21 12-2 p.m. 94042 $89 Tue, Sep 19 at 12 p.m.
Thu Oct 12 8-11 a.m. 94044 $89 Tue, Oct 10 at 12 p.m.
Thu Oct 26 8-11 a.m. 94049 $89 Tue, Oct 10 at 12 p.m.
Thu Nov 9 8-11 a.m. 94045 $89 Tue, Nov 7 at 12 p.m.
Thu Nov 30 12-2 p.m. 94046 $89 Tue, Nov 28 at 12 p.m.
Tue Dec 19 8-11 a.m. 94047 $89 Sun, Dec 17 at 12 p.m.

For more information read the Occupational Testing FAQ. Call 780-497-5300 to register.

Test results will be provided after testing. A $25 fee will be charged to reissue lost or missing results.

Drop-in PARE Testing

Individual and group training programs are available and can be customized to meet your timelines; please call 780-497-5693 for more information.

COPAT and PARE Practice Sessions

COPAT Practice Sessions

Day Date Time Code Price
Thu Oct 12 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. 94060 P $37
M $33
Thu Nov 9 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. 94061  P $37
M $33
Thu Dec 19 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. 94062  P $37
M $33

PARE Practice Sessions

Day Date Time Code Price
Thu Sep 21 11 a.m.–12 p.m. 94057 P $37
M $33
Thu Oct 26 11 a.m.–12 p.m. 94059  P $37
M $33
Thu Nov 30 11 a.m.–12 p.m. 94058  P $37
M $33

You must register in advance for drop-in PARE/COPAT test training and if there is no one registered within two hours of the start time on the day of the test, that the session will be canceled.

Individual and group training programs are available and can be customized to meet your timelines; please call 780-497-5693 for more information.

In a group setting, walk through the individual components of the PARE / COPAT tests under the supervision and guidance of an accredited trainer. For individualized assistance, see our Prep Package below or our personal training for options and pricing.

Test results will be provided after testing. A $25 fee will be charged to reissue lost or missing results.

 

COPAT & PARE Prep Package

OfferingCodePrice
COPAT & PARE Prep PackageThis package includes a one month pass to MacEwan University Sport and Wellness, a program design
to help meet your needs to pass the PARE/COPAT and one PARE/COPAT practice session. In the practice
session you will have a chance to go through the course, discussing specific techniques and strategies with
examiners to best execute this maximal test. Please register by phone or in person at the Welcome Desk.
1 Month Pass, Program Design & Practice Session94067Public/ Member $203