Home Study Course (Garda Entry Aptitude Test)

CS Career Services offer a Home Study Course that is comprehensive and user friendly to candidates for aptitude tests for most competitions but with special emphasis on Garda recruitment. This Home Study course is invaluable for other competitions especially Civil Service, Banks, ESB, Nursing etc. It is waffle free and straight to the point. We concentrate totally on presenting knowledge relevant to passing your Aptitude Test and do not adopt filler tactics consisting of waffle used by other agencies. We do not want to waste your time or money by prematurely dealing with matters which only apply after being successful in the Garda Aptitude Test Stage. Career Services professionally and methodically teaches its clients after being successful in the Aptitude Test stage for the Garda interview and for the Report Writing and Verbal Evaluation exercises which are the follow up stages.

Our course is a "must" in any home where there are potential job seekers in a climate where aptitude test type examinations are increasingly being used for job selection.

The Career Services Home Study Course is especially suitable for the candidate who prefers to study at his/her own pace in a methodical manner.

More than 700 Aptitude test preparation examples are dealt with in this Home Study Course which consists of Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Evaluation, Numerical Reasoning, Analytical Reasoning (including a DVD graphically demonstating the concepts of Analytical Reasoning and Numerical Reasoning tactics and skills), Job Simulation exercises and Skills/Experience Questionnaire. Answers and numerous fully worked out solutions and test taking tips are provided to attain maximum performance.

The final stage of this Home Study Course consists of an examination relevant to the Garda exam which is corrected and assessed by the staff of CS Career Services to help you to attain the necessary standards to pass stage 1 of the Garda entrance competition.

One day classroom Aptitude Test Courses will be held by Cs Career Services in Dublin, Cork and nationwide prior to the official Garda Entry examination. Candidates who enrol for the Career Services Home Study Aptitude Test Preparation Course will be entitled to a 10% reduction in payment for a 1-Day Aptitude Test Preparation Course if they decide to attend.

Interview Preparation

Cs Career Services have a Home Study course providing a CD of a simulated Garda Entry interview along with a kit consisting of sample interview application forms both blank and completed and Report Writing examples and techniques and a DVD (click on Interview on left column for details.) The right time for interview preparation is after receiving the official result of your Aptitude test. CS Career Services also provide Day Courses for interview preparation.

CS Career Services charge a modest reasonable fee for its superior quality and most successful courses.

The outline of the Garda Aptitude Test Home Study Preparation course:

  1. Test taking tips - how to prepare for the Tests - Antonyms (opposites), Analogies (relationships) - sentence completion.
  2. Sample Aptitude Preparation Tests of various types with fully explained solutions.
  3. Arithmetic Review - Mathematical Concepts.
  4. Arithmetical Problems with fully worked out solutions.
  5. Abstract reasoning - dots, shapes and diagrams - sequences and relationships, themes, odd-one-out, number categorising, missing links, codes, etc.
  6. Verbal Reasoning - different types and answers.
  7. Checking, Spellings, language and grammar, vocabulary test and solutions.
  8. Reading Comprehension strategies, Comprehension passages and solutions.
  9. Analytical Reasoning with teaching DVD.
  10. Verbal Evaluation.
  11. Job Simulation Exercises.
  12. Tests based on the envisaged forthcoming Garda entry competition. This final stage of the Home Study Course is corrected and assessed by CS Career Services and the result is forwarded with fully worked out solutions.
  13. How to prepare for the Garda Entry Interview.
  14. Skills experience questionnaire -practice tests. tuition, advice and tactics.

The fee for the Home Study Aptitude Test Preparation Course including corrections is Euro 199 payable in advance. When the enrolment form is completed and posted with fee the The Home Study Preparation Course will be forwarded immediately.

Click here for the Garda Entry home study course enrolment form.

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