PARANG, Maguindanao- 200 qualified recruits for CY-2020, First Cycle Regular Public Safety Force Quota (PSF) of the Police Regional Office of the Bangsamoro Region, took an oath on Wednesday at Camp Bgen Salipada K Pendatun, Parang, Maguindanao.
The batch is composed of 170 males and 30 females. They will have their six-months training at the Regional Training Center of PRO BAR for an intensive and progressive training designed for newly-appointed police non-commissioned officers to provide them with the basic knowledge and skills in police science, administration, combat operation and tactics. This will be followed by another six months of immersion or Field Training Program that involves actual experience and assignment in patrol, traffic, and investigation works by all members of the PNP as a requirement for the permanency of their appointment.
During the said oath taking, a ceremonial turnover of Land Bank ATM Card was also part of the program. Starting day 1 in the service, the new recruits will be eligible to receive PHP 29, 668 monthly basic salary aside from other allowances and non-cash benefits. Also, the granting of the issuance of the Initial Clothing Allowance was provided; composing of 200 pairs of Field Service Uniform, combat boots, Blue and Black belts with buckle, PNP Field Cap, Olive Drab Green T-Shirt, White V-neck T-Shirt and PNP Grab Bag. The batch’s Initial Clothing Allowance will cover the cause of maintaining uniforms that the recruits must wear daily.
PGEN Archie Francisco Gamboa, Chief, Philippine National Police on his speech via zoom for this simultaneous and nationwide oath taking ceremony urges the recruits to never quit, for quitting will lose their opportunity to serve the nation.