Application, assessment, medical questionnaire and references. If you're interested in our recruitment process you will find out more in this section.

Police officers are expected to handle various tasks that can include physically challenging tasks, e.g. defending themselves or others against attack. Read more about what to expect in the fitness test.

If you want to find out about what happens at student officer training you can learn about it here.

Policing is a unique job with unique demands, particularly in a metropolitan county. It's not easy, but it is rewarding - packed full of new and interesting experiences - and the key to making South Yorkshire a safe place to visit, work and live in.

Applicants to South Yorkshire Police are required to be free from undischarged debt or liability.