Court Specialist Series Testing Schedule

The location for the 4th quarter of the calendar year 2016 where the written examinations will be administered, deadline dates, and scheduled test dates follow. Applications must be received at the Administrative Office of Courts by the deadline date shown below in order to be scheduled for the written examination at the locations outlined below.

  • Birmingham

    Jefferson State Comm. College
    Lurleen Wallace Hall, Room 322
    2601 Carson Road
    Birmingham, AL 35215

    DeadlineSept. 30, 2016 @ 5:00 p.m.

    Test DateOct. 15, 2016 @ 10:00 a.m.

  •       Mobile      

    Mobile Government Plaza
    Multi-Purpose Room
    205 Government Plaza
    Mobile, AL 36644

    DeadlineSept. 30, 2016 @ 5:00 p.m.

    Test DateOct. 8, 2016 @ 10:00 a.m.

  • Montgomery

    Heflin-Torbert Judicial Building
    Mezzanine Classroom
    300 Dexter Ave.
    Montgomery, AL 36104

    Deadline Sept. 30, 2016 @ 5:00 p.m. Oct. 31, 2016 @ 5:00 p.m. Nov. 30, 2016 @ 5:00 p.m.

    Test Date Oct. 19, 2016 @ 10:00 a.m. Nov. 9, 2016 @ 10:00 a.m. Dec. 14, 2016 @ 10:00 a.m.

Applications may be downloaded from the Administrative Office of Courts' website at: under "Human Resources" tab.

Applications should be forwarded to:
Administrative Office of Courts
Attn: Human Resources Division
300 Dexter Avenue
Montgomery, Alabama 36104-3741

Once application is submitted, the applicants should receive an email stating that their application has been received. Once the applicant has been assigned to a test site, the system will generate an admittance letter approximately a week before testing and you should receive an email about the time, location, and etc. Once a testing site is full, the applicant will be scheduled for the next available test date and location. Please keep in mind that seats are limited, so in order to be considered, please send application as early as possible.

The Administrative Office of Courts is currently offering the Court Specialist I – V tests as outlined above. However, at this time, Court Specialist I tests are open competitive (open to all qualified applicants) and Court Specialist II – V tests are promotional examinations only (open to all qualified applicants currently serving in a Court Specialist classification).

Classification codes for the Court Specialist Series are outlined below. Applicants must include the class code for the position for which they are applying on the application submitted.

Court Specialist I – 05001
Court Specialist II – 05002
Court Specialist III – 05003
Court Specialist IV – 05004
Court Specialist V - 05005

Note: Please include a valid email address on the application submitted as all qualified applicants will be notified via email as it relates to the test date scheduled.