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The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department is having a hiring event hosted by the Riverside City College for Deputy Sheriff Trainees on September 30, 2017. This event will allow Deputy Sheriff Trainee applicants to conduct the physical agility test and begin the background process. All applicants who pass the physical agility test will be interviewed by a background investigator immediately following the physical agility test. To be eligible for a background interview you must bring a completed background packet and physical agility waiver. To expedite your background process, you may also bring a notarized waiver. Participating applicants will be considered for the upcoming January Sheriff's Academy class. To participate in this event, you must first submit your application for Deputy Sheriff Trainee online, please CLICK HERE. Applicants must complete the online test by Wednesday, September 27th at 11pm and register no later than Friday, September 29th at 3pm. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

If you have successfully passed the physical agility test prior to 9/30/17, you are not required to complete the physical agility test on this day. You may register for the background interview only.


Event check in will be in front of the Digital Library and bring a valid ID with completed background packet. Please CLICK HERE to visit the Riverside City College website for directions and a downloadable campus map. 

Event Schedule:

7am - Event Registration Opens

8am - Physical Agility Test (Session 1)

11am - Physical Agility Test (Session 2)


*Background Interviews will start immediately after the Physical Agility Test.

Please Note: This process may take a few hours. Light refreshments will be provided, but you are encouraged to bring your own lunch.


For questions regarding this event, contact the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Recruitment Unit at