Recruitment going on for officership courses of Armed Forces of the Philippines
By: Ailene N. Diaz
Tuesday 27th of March 2012
CATARMAN, Northern Samar, March 27 (PIA) -- The Philippine Armed Forces through the 803rd Brigade based in Catarman, Northern Samar announces the recruitment for officer candidate course (OCC) or officer preparatory course (OPC) and be a candidate to be a military officers as 2nd Lieutenants.
Applicants should at least meet the following qualifications: a natural born Filipino citizen, a baccalaureate degree holder, single, never been married and has no legal obligation to support a child at the time of OCC oath taking, with good moral character, at least 5 ft in height, no pending case in civil or military courts and physically, mentally & psychologically fit.
For Officer Candidate Course at least 21 to 24 years old and for Officer Preparatory Course at least 21 to 30 years old. Garnered at least 100 score in Phil. Army Aptitude Test Battery (PAATB) and have passed the Army Qualifying Examination (AQE) and Special Written Examination (SWE).
Pre-entry examination for the two courses is scheduled on April 17, 2012 at 803rd Infantry (Peacemaker) Brigade, at Camp Somoroy, Brgy. Dalakit, Catarman, Northern Samar. Passers of the Phil. Army Aptitude Test Battery (PAATB), Army Qualifying Examination and Special Written Examination will be interviewed by the OCC CAD Board on May 22, 2012.
Other schedule set for Visayas Area:
APRIL 11 TO 16, 2012 - Army Recruitment Office (ARO) for Visayas, Lapulapu, Apas,
Lahug, Cebu City.
APRIL 19, 2012 - H8ID, Camp Lukban, Brgy. Maulong, Catbalogan City,
APRIL 21, 2012 - Leyte Colleges, Tacloban City
APRIL 23, 2012 - St. Joseph Colleges, Maasin, Leyte
APRIL 25, 2012 - 702CDC, CP BERNIDO, Tagbilaran, Bohol
APRIL 28, 2012 - Capiz State University, Capiz
APRIL 29, 2012 - Western Institute of Technology, Iloilo City
APRIL 30 - MAY 15 - ARO for Visayas. Camp Lapulapu, APAS, Lahug,
For more details, call Telephone Number (032) 231-5157 and look for Elma and Maj. Laguna or contact SSG Noel D. Cabides, Assistant Recruitment NCO for Eastern Visayas, at Cellphone Number 09283795781. (EOPT/AND-PIA 8, Northern Samar)