Civil Service Test Preparation Course

Master the Civil Service Exams


Practice Civil Service Examination Test

The way to get the test score that you deserve is by proper preparation. The best preparation includes both knowing what to study and how to study. Our study guide will teach you what you need to know, but our bonus will show you HOW to use the information to be successful on the Civil Service Test. The ability to learn faster will accelerate the progress you make as you study for the test. Here is some of what is included in the bonus:

Some occupations require civil service tests and specialized assessments. The tests are used to validate physical and mental ability and skills required for the position. The exams vary in length from several hours to half a day or more. You will find required exams in law enforcement, the Foreign Service, postal workers, air traffic control specialists, and other related occupations. See the chapters on law enforcement and the Postal Service for more information. The information listed below provides a brief summary of the major job occupations that require written exams and a list of their web sites where you can go for additional information.

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  • Book 01 - Fundamentals of Accounting and Bookkeeping
  • Book 02 - Math Refresher
  • Book 03 - Tabular Reasoning
  • Book 04 - Understanding and Interpreting Written Material
  • Book 05 - Grammar, Usage and Punctuation
  • Book 06 - Supervision
  • Book 07 - Inventory Control
  • Book 08 - Higher Level Custodial Series
  • Book 09 - Concepts and Principles of Normalization for --
  • Book 10 - Principles and Practices in the Treatment of Mentally Ill--
  • Book 11 - How to Take an Oral Exam
  • Book 12 - Evaluating Conclusions in the Light of Known Facts
  • Book 13 - Educating and Interacting with the Public
  • Book 14 - Verbal Analysis/Evaluating Conclusions in the Light of Known Facts
  • Book 15 - Quantitative Analysis/Understading and Interpreting Tabular Material II
  • Book 16 - Contemporary Government and Social Problems
  • Book 17 - Preparing Written Material
  • Book 18 - Administrative Supervision
  • Book 19 - Coding and Decoding Information
  • Book 20 - Alphabetizing/Name and Number Checking
  • Book 21 - Interviewing and Investigative Techniques
  • Book 22 - Memory for Facts and Information/The Ability to
  • Book 23 - Keyboarding Practices Office Practices
  • Book 24 - Scheduling
  • Book 25 - Flowcharting/Computer Work Scheduling
  • Book 26 - Office Record Keeping
  • Exam Series 1 - Secretarial and Typing Series
  • Exam Series 2 - Secretary 1 and 2
  • Exam Series 3 - Social Welfare Examiner Series
  • Exam Series 4 - Caseworker Series
  • Video - “Making the Mark: Tips and Strategies for Civil Service Test Takers” [VHS]
  • Video - “Navigating the Civil Service System” [VHS]
  • Video - “Making the Mark: Tips and Strategies for Civil Service Test Takers” [DVD]
  • Book ITTS - Improving Your Test-taking Skills

Ohio Exam Civil Service Test Study Guide

Detailed answer explanations are included for the questions. It may sound obvious, but you have to know which questions you missed (and more importantly why you missed the question) to be able to avoid making the same mistakes again when you take the real test. That's why the practice test questions we include for the Civil Service Test include answer keys with detailed answer explanations to each question. The in-depth answer explanations will allow you to better understand the questions that were difficult for you or that you needed more help to understand.

In order to apply for a job, you must first register online. After registering, you can apply to any vacancy currently posted. When applying to a vacancy, carefully read and respond to the application questions. The application process can take up to one year to complete depending upon an applicant's qualifications and the current hiring needs of the FBI. It includes passing a written civil service test, interview, polygraph examination, physical fitness test, physical, and a thorough background investigation.