Six-month process that includes:

  1. Online Application
  2. Background Application
  3. Physical Agility Test
  4. Oral Board Interview
  5. Voice Stress Analysis Testing
  6. Background Investigation
  7. Psychological Fitness Test & Interview
  8. Medical Exam
  9. Chief’s Interview

Police Academy

Hired recruits will attend a 16-month state certified Police Academy in Sitka. After successfully completing the academy you will receive an Alaska Police Standards Counsel Certificate.  Learn more at Public Safety Training Academy.

Fire Academy

Learn more at Training and Recruitment

Traveler Update:

The State of Alaska has no special entry or travel testing requirements.
Beginning June 1, 2021, at participating airports, all travelers to Alaska will be eligible to receive a free COVID-19 vaccine.