The Michigan State Police (MSP) will host a virtual recruiting webinar on Saturday, Aug. 1 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for persons who are interested in learning more about a career as a Michigan State Trooper.

The webinar will provide an overview of the minimum qualifications and essential job functions of a trooper, information about taking the entry level law enforcement exam, the MSP hiring process, trooper recruit school and the field training officer program.

Applicants must possess a high school diploma or GED, be at least 21 years of age by recruit school graduation and be of good moral character with no felony convictions. Additionally, applicants must be a U.S. citizen, and a Michigan resident at the time of appointment to the academy.

To register, go to Once registered, attendees will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to join the webinar.

For more information, visit or contact Tpr. Kellie Shaffer at [email protected] or Mr. Kenneth Rochell at [email protected].