The Philippine National Police (PNP), is the civilian and armed national police force in the country. Their main head office or headquarters is in Camp Crame in Quezon City and they currently employ around 170,000 personnel. A lot of people has the incorrect thinking that if you are in the PNP, you will be part of the policemen who chases robbers and escaped criminals. No, there are far more jobs in the PNP that a lot of people fail to think about.
However, since it is the PNP, a majority of the professions there would mean that you are either on the police ladder or anywhere near that. In order for you to know what other jobs are available other than being part of the police force, you can read the Philippine National Police (PNP) Modified Base Pay Schedule 2019. In this article, you will see and know how much a specific PNP employee earns and it might entice you to be a part of their institution.
In this article, however, we will focus on PNP ORAS or the PNP Online Recruitment Application System (ORAS). In this guide, you will learn what the PNP ORAS is for and how it’s a good tool if you are looking to be a part of the PNP.
NOTE: This guide was posted by the PNP Regional Office originally. You can visit their website and check out other stuff there too.
What is the PNP ORAS?
Just taking from its name, the PNP ORAS is the online recruitment utility tool of the PNP. Their aim is to look for interested and potential policemen to join their forces and apply.
By visiting their website at https://www.attrition.pnp-dprm.com, you will be able to see all information you need to know about joining the force. More so, it can be the tool you need to see what the requirements are if you are interested in being part of the PNP.
Are there eligibility requirements before an individual can join?
A big YES! Just like any other type of job, there are certain eligibility requirements that you need to meet before you get entertained. Clicking on the link will provide the complete list but here’s a break for you:
People who are eligible to join would be people who:
- Is a citizen of the Philippines who is a person of good moral character;
- Must possess a formal baccalaureate degree from a recognized learning institution;
- Must have passed the psychological/psychiatric, drug, and physical tests which are administered by the PNP;
- Should weight not more or less than five (5) kilograms from the standard weight which is in correspondence to his or her weight, sex, and age.
- Must be a person who has not been discharged dishonorably from military employment or have been dismissed from any civilian position in the government;
- Should not have been convicted by final judgment of a crime or offence which involved moral turpitude;
- Must be at least one meter and sixty-two centimeters (1.62m) in height for male; one meter and fifty-seven centimeters (1.57m) for female; and
- Must be eligible for the following:
- PNP Entrance Exam (NAPOLCOM)
- PD No. 907 or the CS eligibility to College Honor Graduates
- RA No. 1080 or the Bar and Board Examinations
NOTE: An applicant will be considered as twenty-one (21) years old on his or her birthday and will be considered more than thirty years old (30) on his or her 31st birthday.
The Procedure in using the PNP ORAS
Accessing the https://www.attrition.pnp-dprm.com website will redirect you to their page. Scroll down and hit the “JOIN NOW” button at the bottom of that specific page. Doing so will lead you to create your account.
Tip: It’s better if you use either Yahoo Mail or Gmail. It is easier and more efficient. You can NOT use your Facebook account for registration, it needs to come from your email.
Fill out all required information and complete the Account Registration phase. Once you’re done, hit on the “SUBMIT” button. After you submit, you will be sent an email stating you to confirm, verify, and authorize the registration.
Check your email for their message. Open the message, the sender will be PNP DPRM. You will be given your generated Username and Password. The email will also contain a link in order for you to successfully activate your account.
Go back to the PNP ORAS website and this time, click on the “LOG IN” button at the upper right side of the page. Type in the username and password which you have in the email PNP sent you and then log yourself in.
Once inside, click on the Application Form in the menu bar. Duly accomplish that application form. In this part, you would need to attach required documentation (Diploma or Educational Background with TOR, Certificate of Eligibility, and Personal Information with a 2×2 ID picture). Hit on “SAVE” once you complete that.
You can preview your form by hitting on “PREVIEW FORM” in the main menu bar to print the recruitment application form. Once you double check all of the information, you can proceed to printing the application form.
There you go! There is your complete guide in using the PNP ORAS utility tool. You can utilize it efficiently if you are looking to be an employee of the PNP.