CPD Detective Promotional Exam Review Course 2022

Classes will sell out! REGISTER TODAY!

Most of you know by now that the City of Chicago is currently planning to give the detective’s exam in 2022. In order to prepare police officers for the new detective’s exam, Bernstein Test Prep will be offering a comprehensive review course.

The feedback from our students on our promotional review has been extremely positive. Bernstein students have consistently had the highest scores! Picking the right course for the new test is an important decision. You want to go with a proven winner!

The course will cover “How to best prepare for the upcoming CPD detective’s promotional exam.” All candidates who are interested in getting a promotion should attend!


  • You will be shown specifically how to maximize your score on the test by Dr. Jeff Bernstein and his associates, who will provide you with the best answers
  • Best results – Our candidates have consistently scored higher than their competition on the written multiple choice test and the investigative logic test
  • You will also learn proven test-taking strategies and tips for improving recall.
  • The training and investigative logic practice exercises you will receive will focus you on the highly testable areas!
  • All classes are offered from 9am-1pm and 6pm-10pm and have been rated overall as excellent. Speak to any CPD Detective, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Captain, Commander, Deputy Chief, or Chief!
  • Police Unions throughout the United States have recommended and endorsed this training to its members.
  • Dr. Bernstein and his team of instructors will teach you a specific point scoring strategy for each part of the new multi-part test.
  • BEST Training Materials

  • You will have access to online practice quizzes, electronic flashcards (accessible on your phones), and video updates at the Bernstein online learning center
  • Candidates will receive comprehensive notebooks with outstanding training materials and tests TO TAKE HOME
  • You will receive important audio files on highly testable GOs, SOs, and select criminal law for your smart device
  • Our classes will motivate you to read, study and perform at your highest level, and our information is more accurate and precise than anyone’s!

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Those who register early will:

  • Secure a seat before the class sells out!
  • Lock in the early registration discounted rate.
  • Take a full length online diagnostic test.
  • Receive regular updates and assignments prior to the start of the course.

Course Information

Morning classes: are from 9:00am – 1:00pm

Evening classes: are from 6:00pm – 10:00pm

Students must register for either morning or evening classes (this is just to help with our planning).

Students will then be allowed to attend either the morning or evening class. The evening class is an exact repeat of the morning class.

If you can’t make it to the morning class, you can attend the evening class. If you can’t make the evening class, you can attend the morning class


This course will sell out. Candidates will be accepted on a first come first served basis. Classes will fill up quick. DON’T BE LEFT OUT! REGISTER TODAY!

Regular Registration Rate – $2,500
(Last day to register Nov. 30th, 2022)

NOTE: Any candidate who does not pass Part 1 will be rebated $1,000. In the unlikely event of a candidate failing Part 1, a copy of the failure notice for Part 1 from the City would be needed to process the rebate.

You don’t want to miss out on this career advancement opportunity, which may only happen once or twice in your career.

Those who attend the Bernstein course will:

  • Be fully prepared and will understand exactly how the investigative logic exam works.
  • Develop a winning strategy for approaching the investigative logic exam.
  • Practice with investigative logic exercises in class
  • Be given online practice exercises up until the exam.
  • Gain the competitive edge on those who choose not to attend!
  • Morning Session: 9:00am to 1:00pm
    Evening Session: 6:00pm to 10:00pm

    • Once you register for our comprehensive course, you will have access to our advance projected detective's reading list

    • Advance online reading assignments will be given in May

    • Select audio files will be made available on the Bernstein learning platform in June

    • A 100-item diagnostic exam will be given in June

    • In-person classes will begin on July 9th & 10th, and will continue until both Part 1 and Part 2 have been administered

    • We will post the other dates for the in-person classes as soon as they are finalized. We are waiting for more information to be announced by the City on the test dates. Once we know, we will finalize the schedule. A tentative in-person schedule should be available by June 1st. We plan to have a total of 10 in-person classes in the morning, and 10 in-person classes in the evening. There will also be additional online training for part 1.

    • If you miss a class for Part 1, don't worry. Select highly testable content from the class you missed, will be made available in audio/video format on the learning platform. If you miss a class for Part 2, don't worry. An in-person make-up session will be held before the Part 2 exam


    Registration Rate - $2,500
    (Last day to register Nov. 30th, 2022)

    NOTE: Any candidate who does not pass Part 1 will be rebated $1,000. In the unlikely event of a candidate failing Part 1, a copy of the failure notice for Part 1 from the City would be needed to process the rebate.
    Seating is limited, so register EARLY!

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    Convenient Training Location

    (Click below for google map directions)

    Malcolm X College

    1900 W. Jackson Blvd.
    Chicago, IL 60612

  • Beyond the classroom...

    All courses are enhanced with added online training

    • Access our Online Student Center, Anytime & Anywhere

      You'll receive practice tests / quizzes and updates.

      Ask questions through our platform anytime, night or day prior to your exam.
    • Advanced Learning Support Systems

      Video updates by Dr. Bernstein.

      Key test prep materials on highly testable areas.

      Areas of focus / Bernstein Bullets on audio, extra practice quizzes & strategy tips
    • Bernstein is with YOU right up till the Exam

      No other test prep program offers this type of service!