Is the CPAT course conducted indoor or outdoor?

The CPAT testing course is outdoors and orientations, time trials and final test will be conducted in almost any weather except for the following conditions as set forth by the IAFF CPAT Manual:

  • Temperature is below 45o F;

  • Heat Index (temperature and humidity) is greater than 95o F;

  • Wind speed higher than 20 MPH;

  • There is a measurable amount of rain and/or lightening/thunder.

If an orientation, time trial or test is cancelled due to one of the above weather conditions, participants will be notified via email in as timely a manner as possible.

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1. What are the CPAT testing dates for 2024?
2. How do I register for a CPAT Testing Process?
3. How much does the CPAT testing process cost?
4. Is the CPAT course conducted indoor or outdoor?
5. Are CPAT orientations mandatory?
6. Are CPAT time trials mandatory?
7. Does the CPAT testing process include the Ladder Climb Test?
8. What are the tested events for CPAT?
9. I am not able to submit the CPAT Application via the "submit by email" button.
10. Will I receive a confirmation regarding my CPAT testing dates?
11. Do participants receive a CPAT Certificate of Completion?
12. Can I just show up the day of a CPAT orientation, time trial or test date?
13. Can I pick and choose my orientation, time trial and/or test date?
14. Can I bring my children, parent(s) or other individuals to the testing site?
15. Are there other CPAT testing locations?