FBATThe Florida Basic Abilities Test (FBAT) is used by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to test candidates who wish to enter a basic recruit training program for law enforcement or corrections. This computer-based exam contains 104 questions and takes approximately two hours to complete.

Scheduling

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To schedule an appointment, click on the “Schedule Your Test” button located above. On the day of your exam, bring in a valid form of photo identification. If you do not present a valid ID, your test will be rescheduled. Valid forms of ID are:

  • SFSC ID
  • Driver’s license
  • State-issued photo ID
  • Passport

You must arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your scheduled test time.

Once checked in, you will be required to store all electronic devices and personal items in a secure locker prior to and during testing.

Testing candidates are the only ones allowed in the Testing Center; this includes children and guests of the testing candidate. Children are not allowed to be unattended outside of the Testing Center or any other area of the college during testing.

Fees

The exam fee is $40.

Retesting

You are allowed three attempts, per exam, in a 12-month calendar period measured from the first day you take the test.

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