Looking for a career with the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department? Join us on Saturday, October 1st at the Sheriff’s Expo and Career Fair. Come with your family and discover the many careers the Sheriff’s Department has to offer! Meet with staff from various division within our department ranging from Patrol, Information Technology, Aviation, and SWAT. There will be static displays, demos, vendors and a chance to do the Physical Agility Test (PAT) for those interested in becoming Deputy Sheriff's (CLICK HERE TO APPLY). We strongly encourage you to apply online to expedite your process. Applications will also be accepted on-site.


*All are welcome to observe the physical agility test.



The test consists of five events, which are timed individually:


Event #1  99-Yard Obstacle Course

Run a 99 yard obstacle course consisting of several sharp turns, a number of curb height obstacles, and a 34 inch high obstacle that must be vaulted.


Event #2  Body Drag

Lift and drag a 165 pound lifelike dummy 32 feet.


Event #3  Chain Link Fence

Run 5 yards to a 6 foot chain link fence, climb over fence, continue running another 25 yards.


Event #4  Solid Wall Climb

Run 5 yards to a 6 foot wall, scale wall, continue running another 25 yards.


Event #5 500 Yard Run

Run 500 yards (equivalent to 1 lap plus 60 yards of a standard running track).

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Sheriff’s Department

655 East Third Street
San Bernardino, California 92415-0061

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