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    The academy started today. I did hear there be another
    Academy after this one. Not sure how they will select the second
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    Do you know if the second academy is supposed to follow immediately after this one?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ecs41787 View Post
    Do you know if the second academy is supposed to follow immediately after this one?
    not sure. i heard through the grape vine that they will prob do it after the first one, but who knows. If i hear anything else ill post on here again. please do the same.

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    There will be a second academy this year. I don't know if the second group of candidates know who they are, but the city does.

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    I heard from DOT that the second group has been selected and will be notified sometime this month and then following that they will notify those that didn't qualify for anything. If anyone out there is hoping for a second academy notice as well please post if you hear anything, if I hear anything else I certainly will.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ecs41787 View Post
    I heard from DOT that the second group has been selected and will be notified sometime this month and then following that they will notify those that didn't qualify for anything. If anyone out there is hoping for a second academy notice as well please post if you hear anything, if I hear anything else I certainly will.
    seems they advanced many more ppl to the cpat than what was needed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ecs41787 View Post
    I heard from DOT that the second group has been selected and will be notified sometime this month and then following that they will notify those that didn't qualify for anything. If anyone out there is hoping for a second academy notice as well please post if you hear anything, if I hear anything else I certainly will.
    Do you know if the second group consist of people who already interviewed or do they have a list of people to interview?

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    I believe this is a a fresh group of people. Do you know of people that interviewed and didn't get into the first class?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ecs41787 View Post
    I believe this is a a fresh group of people. Do you know of people that interviewed and didn't get into the first class?
    No i dont, i wish i was friends with someone who is currently in the academy so i can ask them questions.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ecs41787 View Post
    I believe this is a a fresh group of people. Do you know of people that interviewed and didn't get into the first class?
    do you know how many people passed the cpat?

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    Yea, the unknown is frustrating , not to mention we started this process almost a year ago. I am confident that the people in the second class are fresh and haven't gone through interviews yet. I am nervous w that depending on the city's budget theres probably no guarantee on the second class. But hopefully we both hear something soon.

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    I don't know an exact number on those that passed CPAT.

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    Quote Originally Posted by clerk View Post
    No i dont, i wish i was friends with someone who is currently in the academy so i can ask them questions.
    Quote Originally Posted by Ecs41787 View Post
    I don't know an exact number on those that passed CPAT.
    We can just hope for the best. Ill post again if i hear anything. Good luck!

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    Good luck to the new recruit class! It's funny how there hasn't been much talk about the hiring process or the new recruits. Only reason I knew the new class started was that PFD posted on Facebook a picture of recruits climbing a ladder. Good luck to everyone still waiting, hope to see you in the next class

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    300 people passed the CPAT. DOT mentioned back in October that there might be a 2nd academy because they are short about 90 people on the department. I haven't heard anything since. If they do hold another academy it will be people who have passed the CPAT but have not yet done the medical and psychological evaluation/interview.

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    Anyone hear anything further on second academy?

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    I've heard nothing.

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    I got a notice for the second academy. Anyone else on here get one?

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    Did you get a notice that you were selected for the 2nd academy or just about the next step in the process? When did you receive the notice if you don't mind me asking?I have not heard anything yet so I am just curious.

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    I got a notice yesterday, saying I was selected for the second class and that it is tentatively beginning in July and that notices will be sent for psych and medical evaluations soon.

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