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Applicant Workout Program
The Weekly Applicant Workout Program meets on Wednesday's and is for individuals who are thinking about applying to the Austin Police Department or who have submitted their application. You must notify the Recruiting Unit via email with your name, phone number and whether you have submitted your application yet if you wish to attend. We also offer physical assessments throughout the week but you must contact us in advance to schedule a time to come in.
APD offers internships to individuals who are interested in pursuing a career with the Austin Police Department. Internships are designed to allow potential applicants to experience the daily operations within a law enforcement agency.