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Resources for Police Custody Officer applicants

Victoria Police have several resources available to help Police Custody Officer applicants throughout the recruitment process. Take a look at the range below including information sessions, YouTube videos, podcasts, exam tutorials and fitness tools and tips available.

Information sessions

Attend a free information session to find out more about the Police Custody Officerrole, the recruitment process and what a day in the life of a Police Custody Officer looks like.

Online resources


A Career in Policing features police officers, Protective Services Officers and Police Custody Officers sharing their stories, advice and experience about the recruitment process, life at the Academy, how to pass the fitness test, specialist roles, and much, much more!

  • Listen now or, 
  • Search ‘A Career in Policing’ on Spotify and Apple Podcasts 


Police Custody Officers Employment Suitability Testing

Once your application is assessed, you may be shortlisted to attend an assessment day.

Fitness Test preparation resources

Video and guide

Applicants sitting the fitness test should use the following preparatory materials.

Police Fit App

Download the free Police Fit app to help you train and prepare for the fitness test:

Fitness Tutorials

Reviewed 16 June 2021

Are you prepared to pass?

The free Police Fit fitness app delivers a specific set of exercises designed to help you pass each individual fitness test component.

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