71 SPO4 ready to join the PNP Roster of Commissioned Officers
Camp Marcelo A Adduru, Tuguegarao City- After four (4) months of rigorous training, 71 Senior Police Non-Commissioned Officers aspiring to be a part of the PNP Roster of Commissioned Officers finally completed the Public Safety Officers Candidate Course (PSOCC) on March 24, 2017 in Cauayan City, Isabela.
Deputy Regional Director for Administration, PSSUPT RENATO C ANGARA was the Guest of Honor and Speaker during the graduation ceremony of Officer’s Candidate Course held at the Regional Training Center 2, Cauayan City, Isabela.
Out of the 71 graduates, 46 of them are organic personnel of PRO2 while 25 are from National Support Units (NSUs).
“The PNP organization recognizes your ability to be a leader…. to be an officer with such, only those of the best character, attitude and indeed committed can possibly rise deservingly to towering heights,” PSSUPT ANGARA emphasized in his message. He challenged the graduates to bring their task with the greatest degree of Honesty, Integrity, Dignity, Patience and observe the highest degree of maximum tolerance and wisdom.
The PSOCC is designed to equip the said Senior Police Officers with the fundamental knowledge, skills and proper attitude required for a Police Commissioned Officer. The Academic Phase composed of six (6) modules namely; General Subject, Communication, Leadership and Management, Law, Police Related Subjects and Police Tactics/Basic Combat Training (ISO) while the Non- Academic Phase include Drills and Ceremonies, Defensive Tactics, Physical Fitness Test (PFT), Reveille, Moral and Spiritual Enrichment and Firearms Proficiency/Practical Shooting.
Said schooling is a mandatory training for Senior Police Officers to qualify them for promotion to the rank of Inspector.