Fort Myers Police Department
Lee County Sheriff Department
Applicants for certified
positions (law enforcement and corrections) are required to
complete an agility test (fitness evaluation) conducted by the
staff of the Lee Center for Rehabilitation and Wellness. Please
call 239-418-2000 for an appointment.
paperwork is mandatory prior to time of testing. The fee
is $40 (cash or credit card) which, if hired by the Sheriff's
Office, will be reimbursed to you. The necessary paperwork can
be picked up at Headquarters prior to your appointment or click
here to download and print the forms. A physician's clearance my
be required. Descriptions of each test are available below. A
passing score is 300 total points.
This test estimates body fat percentage. The 3-site skin fold
measurement technique quantifies the thickness of the
Aerobic Capacity: We
use the sub-max treadmill test (Bruce protocol) to estimate your
maximal oxygen uptake. This test will last 3-13 minutes with the
speed and incline of the treadmill gradually increasing.
sitting on the floor, you will be reaching as far forward as you
can with your legs extended straight. This determines your
hamstring and lower back muscle flexibility.
This involves lying on your back and performing an abdominal
curl-up to a set rhythm. The test is over when you vary
off the rhythm or at the end of 90 seconds. This test is
set to the cadence of 40 beats per minute until you reach a
predetermined maximum number for your age and gender or if
shoulders do not clear the floor/mat.
determine upper body strength, you will do as many push-ups as
you can uninterrupted. The test is concluded when your form
becomes incorrect or exhaustion. Men perform the military style
push-ups; women do the modified push-up.
Click on the following
links to download and print the necessary forms:
Questionnaire & Medical Clearance - Mandatory
Assumption of Risk - Mandatory
Fitness Summary - Optional, explains the point scoring scale
Mandatory forms must be
completed and received by Fax, Mail or in person prior to
scheduling an appointment.
Mail: 2070 Carrell Road, Fort Myers, FL 33901
For more information,
please call 239-418-2000 or email us at: