CO-EL 102 (SV1) Entry-Level Correctional Officer Test

Time Limit: 2 hours Number of Questions: 90

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CO-EL 102 (SV1) contains four subtests, which are listed below along with some of the competencies they assess.

  1. Reading Comprehension. Assesses candidates’ ability to read and understand written instructions and job-related materials, such as procedure manuals and resource materials.
  2. Counting Accuracy. Assesses candidates’ ability to keep up with inmate counts based on their comings and goings; it achieves this by requiring candidates to observe details in a series of pictures, including “head counts.”
  3. Inductive Reasoning. Assesses candidates’ ability to apply given policies to hypothetical situations that require them to maintain constant observation and control of inmates, ensuring immediate detection of problems and the steady operation of the shift.
  4. Deductive Reasoning. Requires candidates to use their best judgment to choose a course of action in a hypothetical prison situation.

CO-EL 102 (SV1) Content Items
Reading Comprehension 22
Counting Accuracy 17
Inductive Reasoning 28
Deductive Reasoning 23
Total 90