Our program faculty are very knowledgeable and respected in their fields. The Bernstein Test Prep faculty and advisory board consists of professionals who combine practical public safety skills with many years of training experience, and have the academic background necessary to effectively train officers for the promotional process. Bernstein Test Prep is proud of their role as a leader and innovator in the field. The faculty brings with them strategies and methods which have proven to be highly effective in public safety test preparation.
Capt. Mike Bartuccio
Capt. Mike Bartuccio is a Senior Associate with Bernstein & Associates, Inc. He has a BA in Criminal Justice and served with the Winslow Township Police Department for 30 years. He has served in every area of law enforcement including patrol, detective bureau, and internal affairs, etc. He is a Certified Assessor and a State Certified Instructor in numerous areas of law enforcement. Capt. Bartuccio earned the highest score in the State on his Captain’s exam. Capt. Bartuccio has received a considerable number of awards and commendations during his police career. His teaching areas have included 2C, Case law, book reviews, In-Basket management, video assessment and Situational management. He is considered one of the top test preparation instructors in the country.
Chief Robert Dowd
Capt. Robert L. Talalai
Deputy Chief Rich Verticelli
Chief Ralph Scianni
Lt. Herb Williams
Herb Williams retired as a lieutenant from the Woodbridge Township Police Department, where he served as a Patrol Sergeant, Assistant Commander of the Patrol Division, Manager of the Crime Analysis Unit, and Accreditation Officer. His teaching areas include Management and Supervision, the promotional exam legal review, and law enforcement entry exam prep. He has trained police officers, crime analysts and intelligence officers all around the US, and has been published in several law enforcement magazines and books. He often reminds the classes: “There is NO replacement for being NUMBER ONE.”