ATF Special Agent Exam Prep

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ATF Special Agent Practice Exam - Updated 2021

We've added 25 questions specific to reasoning to the set.

The ATF SA exam contains three parts:

  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Investigative Reasoning

The study questions presented on Practice Quiz are the official test prep questions supplied by the ATF.

To become a Special Agent at the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, a candidate must:

  • Pass the written ATF Special Agent Exam
  • Pass the ATF Special Agent Applicant Assessment Test
  • Pass the ATF Pre-employment Physical Task Test
  • Appear for and successfully complete a field panel interview – a writing sample will be required
  • Be in compliance with ATF’s drug policy for special agent applicants
  • Meet medical requirements, including hearing, vision, weight/height proportion, and a drug test
    Pass a polygraph exam
  • Pass a background check for a top-secret security clearance

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