The Civil Service Commission is responsible for administering the testing process for entry-level and promotional positions within the Denver Fire and Police Departments, policy administration, and hearing disciplinary appeals of classified members. Through this website, you can obtain valuable career information and opportunities for testing. 

Application and Testing Announcements

  • Police Officer Applicants: Applications and Test Registration Opens On Wednesday, January 21 , 2015 at 9:00 a.m. for testing in March, 2015.  CLICK HERE TO APPLY
    For more information visit: Becoming A Police Officer
  • In State and Out of State Lateral Police testing: May apply and test in the month of March. Additional specific lateral only testing dates and academies will be announced at a later time.
    For more information visit: Lateral Police Officer
  • Firefighter Applicants: The application is currently closed.
    For more information visit: Becoming A Firefighter
  • Lateral Firefighter: The application is currently closed. 
    For more information visit:: Lateral Firefighter
  • Fire Systems Technical Specialist (Electronic Technician): The application is currently closed. 
    For more information visit: Fire Systems Technical Specialist

Contact Us

Civil Service Commission
Webb Municipal Bldg.
201 West Colfax Avenue
2nd Floor, Dept. 1208
Denver, CO 80202-5332
Main: (720) 913-3370
Fax: (720) 913-3373

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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