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Are there different tests or marking criteria for men and women during the selection process?


CountryNo.last updateremark
Austriano0000-00-00
Belgiumno0000-00-00Remark:
Croatia0000-00-00
Cyprus0000-00-00
Czech Republicyes0000-00-00
Denmarkno0000-00-00
Estonia0000-00-00
Finlandno0000-00-00
Franceyes
in sport tests different requirements for men and for women
0000-00-00
Germanyno0000-00-00
GreeceYes, different limits in physical tests0000-00-00
Hungary0000-00-00
Internationalno0000-00-00
Irelandno0000-00-00
Italyno0000-00-00
Latvia
Lithuania
Luxembourgno0000-00-00
Netherlandsno0000-00-00
Norwayno0000-00-00
Polandyes
only physical test is diferent for men and women
0000-00-00
Portugalno0000-00-00
Slovakia
Sloveniano0000-00-00
SpainYes0000-00-00Remark:
Swedenno0000-00-00
United Kingdomno0000-00-00


What are the physical standards to be measured in the selection process?


CountryNo.last updateremark
Austriaequilibrium
general co-ordination
speed
aerobic capacity
endurance
swimming
0000-00-00
Belgium endurance
other
0000-00-00Remark:
Croatia0000-00-00
Cyprus0000-00-00
Czech Republic general co-ordination
speed
upper train strength
leg explosive strength
aerobic capacity
endurance
0000-00-00
DenmarkIt differs from brigade to brigade0000-00-00
Estonia0000-00-00
Finlandequilibrium
speed
upper train strength
aerobic capacity
other
0000-00-00
Franceequilibrium
general co-ordination
speed
upper train strength
leg explosive strength
aerobic capacity
endurance
other
0000-00-00
Germanyequilibrium general co-ordination speed aerobic capacity manual dexterity0000-00-00
Greece speed
upper train strength
endurance
0000-00-00
Hungary0000-00-00
International equilibrium
general co-ordination
speed
upper train strength
leg explosive strength
aerobic capacity
endurance
manual dexterity
0000-00-00
Irelandequilibrium
upper train strength
leg explosive strength
aerobic capacity
endurance
other
0000-00-00Remark:
Italyequilibrium
general co-ordination
speed
endurance
manual dexterity
0000-00-00
Latvia
Lithuania
Luxembourgequilibrium
speed
leg explosive strength
aerobic capacity
manual dexterity
0000-00-00
Netherlandsupper train strength
aerobic capacity
0000-00-00
Norwayequilibrium
general co-ordination
upper train strength
endurance
0000-00-00
Polandequilibrium
general co-ordination
speed
upper train strength
leg explosive strength
aerobic capacity
endurance
manual dexterity
0000-00-00
Portugalequilibrium
general co-ordination
speed
upper train strength
aerobic capacity
manual dexterity
0000-00-00
Slovakia
Sloveniaequilibrium
general co-ordination
speed
upper train strength
leg explosive strength
endurance
manual dexterity
other
0000-00-00
Spain equilibrium
general co-ordination
speed
upper train strength
leg explosive strength
aerobic capacity
manual dexterity
0000-00-00
Swedenequilibrium
general co-ordination
speed
upper train strength
leg explosive strength
aerobic capacity
endurance
manual dexterity
0000-00-00
United Kingdom equilibrium
general co-ordination
speed
upper train strength
leg explosive strength
aerobic capacity
endurance
manual dexterity
0000-00-00


What are the most extended physical/fitness tests during the selection process ?


CountryNo.last updateremark
AustriaSwim
upper train strength
leg explosive strength
0000-00-00
Belgium Agility race
Rope climbing
Short distance run
Determined period of time run
Bench jumps
Step-test
Isometric muscle strength test of hand grip and combined lifting of back and legs
Acrophobia
Claustrophobia
Others
0000-00-00
Croatia0000-00-00
Cyprus0000-00-00
Czech Republic Short distance run
Determined period of time run
Swim
Isometric muscle strength test of hand grip and combined lifting of back and legs
dips, dexterity test, chin
0000-00-00
DenmarkN/A: physical/fitness tests are not included in the selection process [except in Copenhagen]0000-00-00
Estonia0000-00-00
FinlandHigh jumps
Bench jumps
Step-test
Claustrophobia
Measurement of forced expiratory volume
0000-00-00
FranceAgility race
Rope climbing
Short distance run
Long distance run
Determined period of time run
Swim
Acrophobia
Measurement of forced expiratory volume
Others
0000-00-00
GermanyShort distance run Long distance run Swim Isometric muscle strength test of hand grip and combined lifting of back and legs Acrophobia Measurement of forced expiratory volume0000-00-00
Greece Long distance run
High jumps
Male: 1000 m run
Female: 800 m run
high jump
long jump
balance
transfer of 50 kg for 80 m
0000-00-00
Hungary0000-00-00
Internationalvarying combination of tests0000-00-00
IrelandStep-test
Isometric muscle strength test of hand grip and combined lifting of back and legs
Claustrophobia
Measurement of forced expiratory volume
0000-00-00
Italyequilibrium (dizziness) is 1/3 of total evalutaion0000-00-00
Latvia
Lithuania
LuxembourgAgility race
Rope climbing
Short distance run
Long distance run
High jumps
Swim
Step-test
0000-00-00
NetherlandsLong distance run
Swim
Isometric muscle strength test of hand grip and combined lifting of back and legs
Measurement of forced expiratory volume
0000-00-00
NorwayRope climbing
Determined period of time run
Step-test
Isometric muscle strength test of hand grip and combined lifting of back and legs
Claustrophobia
Measurement of forced expiratory volume
0000-00-00
PolandShort distance run
Long distance run
Determined period of time run
Step-test
mechanical ladder climbing
0000-00-00
PortugalRope climbing
Determined period of time run
Isometric muskle strainght test
0000-00-00
Slovakia
Slovenia A varying combination of tests are used by Fire Brigade0000-00-00
Spain Agility race
Short distance run
Long distance run
Determined period of time run
High jumps
Swim
0000-00-00Remark:
SwedenHigh jumps
Bench jumps
Swim
Step-test
Claustrophobia
Diving (apnea)
leg strengths
0000-00-00
United Kingdomvarying combination of tests0000-00-00


The evaluation of the physical/fitness tests during the selection process is based on...


CountryNo.last updateremark
Austriaa heat (a minimum score is required)0000-00-00
Belgium heat and marking (having achieved the minimum required, a mark is given to the score obtained)
0000-00-00Remark:
Croatia0000-00-00
Cyprus0000-00-00
Czech Republic only marking (a mark is given for the score obtained)
0000-00-00
DenmarkN/A: physical/fitness tests are not included in the selection process [except in Copenhagen]0000-00-00
Estonia0000-00-00
Finlandheat and marking (having achieved the minimum required, a mark is given to the score obtained)0000-00-00
Francea heat (a minimum score is required)0000-00-00
Germanyheat and marking (having achieved the minimum required, a mark is given to the score obtained)0000-00-00
Greece only marking (a mark is given for the score obtained)
0000-00-00
Hungary0000-00-00
International a heat (a minimum score is required)
0000-00-00
Irelanda heat (a minimum score is required)0000-00-00
Italyheat and marking (having achieved the minimum required, a mark is given to the score obtained)0000-00-00
Latvia
Lithuania
Luxembourgheat and marking (having achieved the minimum required, a mark is given to the score obtained)0000-00-00
Netherlandsa heat (a minimum score is required)0000-00-00
Norwaya heat (a minimum score is required)0000-00-00
Polanda heat (a minimum score is required)0000-00-00
Portugala heat (a minimum score is required)0000-00-00
Slovakia
Sloveniaa heat (a minimum score is required)0000-00-00
Spain heat and marking (having achieved the minimum required, a mark is given to the score obtained)
0000-00-00
Swedena heat (a minimum score is required)0000-00-00
United Kingdom a heat (a minimum score is required)
0000-00-00


Are urine samples taken as part of physical/fitness assessment during the selection process ? Specify its aim.


CountryNo.last updateremark
Austriayes0000-00-00Remark:
Belgiumyes0000-00-00Remark:
Croatia0000-00-00
Cyprus0000-00-00
Czech Republicno0000-00-00
Denmarkno0000-00-00
Estonia0000-00-00
Finlandyes0000-00-00Remark:
Franceno0000-00-00
Germanyyes0000-00-00Remark:
GreeceNo0000-00-00
Hungary0000-00-00
InternationalYes, Diabetes detection0000-00-00
Irelandyes0000-00-00Remark:
Italyyes
in order to check for drug addiction to check
0000-00-00
Latvia
Lithuania
Luxembourgyes
Diabetes detection
0000-00-00
NetherlandsYes. Detection of doping, diabetes, etc.0000-00-00
Norwayno0000-00-00
Polandno0000-00-00
Portugalyes0000-00-00
Slovakia
Sloveniayes
Diabetes detection
0000-00-00
SpainYes0000-00-00Remark:
Swedenyes0000-00-00
United KingdomYes, Diabetes detection0000-00-00



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