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Candidate Fitness Requirements

CBP Officer Candidates

CBP Officer Candidates are required to take and pass two Pre-employment Fitness Tests prior to entry on duty. To increase the chances of passing both Pre-employment Fitness Tests, review the information provided, engage in regular physical exercise and practice the PFT requirements on a gradual basis. Be sure to consult with your personal physician prior to engaging in a regular fitness program.

Border Patrol Agent Candidates

Border Patrol Agent candidates are required to take and pass two Pre-employment Fitness Tests prior to entry on duty. To increase the chances of passing both Pre-employment Fitness Tests, review the information provided, engage in regular physical exercise and practice both PFT requirements on a regular basis. Be sure to consult with your personal physician prior to engaging in a regular fitness program.

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