COVID-related testing information:

Testing candidates: Most Pearson Professional Centers (PPCs) are open for exam delivery. We also continue to deliver exams to any third-party test centers (PVTC and PVTC Selects) with the ability to operate, though some may be operating at limited or changed capacity based on their own discretion or in response to government mandates.

Visit our COVID-19 information page (Opens in new window) for the latest information regarding exam requirements, health and safety practices, and any country-specific policies. For information on rescheduling, refunds, and more, please review our FAQs.

Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE)

Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE)

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Our Mission:

To promote public safety and strengthen domestic security by providing services in partnership with local, state, and federal criminal justice agencies to prevent, investigate, and solve crimes while protecting Florida’s citizens and visitors.

Basic Abilities Test (BAT)

This test must be passed in order to attend basic-recruit training. Take this test if you have not attended training.

Statewide Officer Certification Exam (SOCE)

This test must be passed in order to be eligible for certification. Take this test if you have successfully completed basic-recruit training or an Equivalency of Training (EOT).

Learn more about testing for Essential Services in the U.S. and Canada during COVID-19. See FAQs »

Learn more about Pearson VUE test delivery during COVID-19.

Last updated 2020-04-29