“We are calling all qualified and interested Filipinos to take advantage of this opportunity so we could serve our beloved country and become a regular member of the Armed Forces of the Philippines,” Lt. Col. Jose Leonard B. Gille, spokesman of 4th Infantry Division of Philippine Army.
The Army Recruitment Center for Mindanao had set examination schedules for Officer Candidate Course, Officer Preparatory Course, and Candidate Soldier Course from June 14 to 26 in different testing areas.
Examinations will take place on June 14 at Northern Mindanao School of Fisheries in Buenavista, Butuan City; June 15 at Caraga State University Gymnasium, Cabadbaran City; June 17 at 30th Infantry “Python” Battalion Headquarters, Bad-as, Surigao City; June 19 at Philippine Normal University, Prosperidad, Agusan del Sur; and June 20 at Bayugan Gymnasium, Bayugan City; June 22 at Barangay Seven Gymnasium in Malaybalay City; June 24 at 52nd Engineer Brigade Headquarters in Manolo Fortich; and June 26, 2014 Camiguin Polytechnic State College in Mambajao.
Officer Candidate Course (OCC) and Officer Preparatory Course (OPC) applicants must be graduate of a four-year baccalaureate program. Candidate Soldier Course (CSC) applicants must at least have taken 72 units in college or a 2-year course diploma, or successfully finished a TESDA course.
General requirements are NSO Birth Certificate, Transcript of Records, TESDA certificate, College Diploma (for College Graduate), Form 137 (for high school graduate), valid identification card and one piece 2×2 picture. Applicants must be unmarried and do not have a child., naturally born Filipino, with sound mental and physical health, at least 5 feet tall, and with good moral character.