January 15, 2022
FITCO is the physical skills and abilities test for the Correctional Officer Applicants in Ontario, The test is a controlled simulation of the occupational requirements for corrections officers in Ontario. Prior to completing, applicants must undergo a medical screening process which includes pre-exercise clearance and informed consent. Physical screening assesses skills in three areas: 1) a cell search (2 minutes or less), 2) the Emergency Response Circuit (2:08 or less) and 3) the Aerobic Shuttle Run (level 4.5). Successful completion of all three (3) assessments will provide a certificate of results necessary to continue in the hiring process with the Ministry of Correctional Services in Ontario.