Selection process and training

There are three steps that you need to complete successfully in order to become a PCSO.

Once you submit your application it will be reviewed, and if it passes an initial assessment, you will be asked to come to an assessment process which comprises of:

  • 2 written tests
  • an interview
  • interactive exercises

If you succeed at the assessment process, you will be required to undertake a medical and  vetting checks.

If all of these are clear, you will be recommended for appointment in a District of the Force.