Presidential Communications Operations Office



  PIA Bldg, Visayas Ave, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
  Saturday, 28 May 2022 News Before 1 Feb 2012. Click for Latest
Web PIA  
 
home
 
about
 
fotos
 
info
 
links
 
ncrr01carr02r03calmimr05r06r07r08r09r10r11r12r13
 << May 2022 >> 
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31
Special News Editions:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Ilocano.Waray.Hiligaynon
Pangasinan.Other
PIA Specials:
NEW! Cabinet Officials
Jobs.Slides.Specials.Ads. Events.ASEAN.Multimedia
Visitors since 15 Feb 2011:
PIA News Archive:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Waray.Hiligaynon.Ilocano
Pangasinan.All
PIA Archive News Reader

PIA Press Release
2007/10/31

Military service awaits patriotic applicants

Tacloban City (October 31) -- The call has been raised for qualified male applicants who wish to serve their country through the military service, Captain Mario Jose M. Chico, chief of the Division Public Affair Office of the 8th Infantry Division of the Philippine Army, informed.

Male applicants are now being recruited, since October 17, to undergo Candidate Soldier Course as a pre-entry course to the military service, at the Headquarters of the 8th ID at Camp Lucban, Catbalogan City.

To qualify, applicants must possess qualifications such as at least 72 units earned in college; high school graduate who possesses technical or special skills needed by the AFP.

The applicant must be single and without a child; at least 5 feet 4 inches in height; must be of good moral character and not less than eighteen years of age but not to be 23 years old on the date of their expected enlistment.

The applicant must be physically and mentally fit for training and must pass the AFP Test Battery exam with a weighted average of 80%.

The qualified applicants must must report for processing to the Procurement Branch, OG1, 8ID, PA at Camp Lukban, Catbalogan City and bring along the required supporting documents.

Among the supporting documents needed are the AFP Test Battery exam result, birth certificate (NSO copy with receipt), Marriage contract of parents (NSO copy with receipt), School credentials (Diploma and Transcript of Records), Local Clearances (Barangay, Police, Mayor, Municipal Trial Court, Court of First Instance Certificate of Non-Pending Case, NBI clearance, Certificate of Being Single, Certificate of Parents Consent, and 2 x 2 id pictures and two (2) whole body pictures.

The Philippine Army offers the attractive pay and benefits to qualified applicants that will be successfully enlisted to the Regular Force, AFP. These include competitive pay and allowances, Insurance and healthcare Benefits, Billeting and housing privileges, job security, leadership and other skills trainings, opportunity for post graduate studies within the country or abroad and an opportunity to lead in the army.

The AFP Test Battery Exams are scheduled on November 5 and 6, 2007 8:00 o'clock in the morning to 5:00 o'clock in the afternoon at the 804 Community Defense Center at Leyte Colleges, Tacloban City and on November 7 at the Headquarters, 8ID, Philippine Army at Camp Lukban, Catbalogan City. (PIA 8) [top]

|«  prev  next  »|
DAILY NEWS LIST:
»Provinces in Mindanao given priority for agri-business, DA says
»Feature: Davao region uses the most contraceptives; ARMM the fewest
»Madrasah policy managers off for study tour
»Kapalong observes Nacoco Week
»"Bilis Release" program highlights nat'l correctional consciousness week in Region 8
»Region 8 body cites Calbayog City, Cabugcayan town best LGUs in MDG localization
»Protesting Sumilao farmers reach Tacloban
»Military service awaits patriotic applicants
»DepEd 8 chief joins Madrasah study tour to Malaysia, Singapore and Australia
»DA lines up more reg'l barangay food terminals to expand poor's access to cheaper goods
|«  prev  next  »|

Philippine Official Gazette | Office of the President | Presidential Communications Operations Office
For comments and feedback, please email PIA Newsdesk
Copyright © 2005 Philippine Information Agency
PIA Building, Visayas Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City 1101 Philippines