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A new process for police officers seeking promotion to the rank of sergeant of inspector came into effect this year called the National Police Promotion Framework (NPPF).

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Example Candidate Instructions - OSPRE Part 2

In the series of pages that make up this section, we run you through a typical OSPRE Part 2 scenario right from the initial brief you would receive in the exam through to the marking guide.

This first page shows the initial Candidate Instructions;

Candidate Instructions

This is the preparatory phase of a station.

You are a newly promoted Sergeant at East Ferry Police Station.

Constable FORMAN has been a shift member for 6 years.

In the activity phase of the station you will meet Constable FORMAN.

You may make any notes you wish on the documents provided and use them in the activity phase of the station.

(Use the links above to move through the stages of this scenario.)

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