This Handbook is prepared and written for all the PPSC personnel, its principal clientele, the Philippine National Police (PNP), the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) and the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) and the Public for promoting transparency in transacting Business in each of the Constitutive Units (CU’s) and Regional Training Centres (RTC’s). The simplified standards of the College in the delivery of its services which exemplifies the step by step procedures, requirements including durations to complete the specific transactions of all the frontline service of the agency will pave way to the eradication of bureaucratic red tape that will help fight against graft and corruption.


    By 2022, the Philippine Public Safety College is one of the best public safety educational and training systems in Southeast Asia that is globally competitive and committed to the delivery of effective and efficient public service.


The Philippine Public Safety College provides comprehensive and continuing education, training, and human resource development to all personnel of the Philippine National Police (PNP), Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) and the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) and other public safety agencies and stakeholders and instilling in them the value of character, competence and commitment in the performance of their sworn duties.


We, the officials and employees of the Philippine Public Safety College are committed to:

Pursue the sustainable development of the education and training of the Philippine National Police, the Bureau of Fire Protection and the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology.

Practice in our work the core values of humility, professionalism and responsiveness, thus, we believe in team spirit, organizational unity and excellence.

Strive to achieve public safety objectives not only for the benefit of the Philippine Public Safety College but for the greater good of the country.

Collectively fulfil our duties and responsibilities to the best of our ability towards attaining the PPSC’s mission and vision by producing value-added graduates and persons of integrity, sensitive to the people’s need and service proficiency.


Pursuant to Section 66 of Republic Act 6975, otherwise known as the “Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Act of 1990” the Philippine Public Safety College (PPSC) is mandated to serve as the premier educational institution for the training, human resource development and continuing education of all personnel of the Philippine National Police (PNP), the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) and the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP).

       The PPSC, through its constitutive units and regional training schools, is offering the following mandatory career courses:




Bachelor of Science in Public Safety (BSPS)

4 years

Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA)
Camp Castaneda Silang, Cavite
Tel No. (049) 545-59-39
(049) 396-40-76
Master in Public Safety Administration (MPSA)
Officers Senior Executive Course (OSEC)
Officers Advance Course (OAC)
Officers Basic Course (OBC)
Officers Orientation Course (OOC)

1 year
6 months
3 months
3 months
41/2 mos

National Police College (NPC)
505 Al-ferBldg, EDSA Quezon City
Tel. No. (02) 666-33-13
Officers Advance Course OAC)
Officers Basic Course (OBC)
Officers Candidate Course (OCC)
Fire Protection Supervisory Course (FPSC)
Fire Arson Investigation & Inspection Course
Fire Basic Recruit Course (FBRC)

3 months
3 months
6 months
2 months
3 months
4 months

National Fire Training Institute (NFTI)
Camp V. Lim, Calamba, Laguna
Tel No. (049) 834-04-32
(049) 834-03-50
Officers Advance Course (OAC)
Officers Basic Course (OBC)
Jail Officers Candidate Course (JOCC)
Jail Senior Leadership Course (JSLC)
Jail Junior Leadership Course (JJLC)
Jail Basic Recruit Course (JBRC)

4 months
4 months
6 months
2 months
2 months
4 months

National Jail Management & Penology Training Institute (NJMPTI)
Camp V. Lim, Calamba, Laguna
Tel. No. (049) 834-68-27
Public Safety Investigation & Detection Course
Public Safety Narcotics Investigation Course
Public Safety Traffic Investigation Course

41/2 mos
41/2 mos
41/2 mos

National Forensic Science Training Institute (NFSTI)
Cp Vicente Lim, Calamba City, Laguna
Tel. No. 0928-5500296
Officers Candidate Course (OCC)
Senior Leadership Course (SLC)
Junior Leadership Course (JLC)
Police Basic Recruit Course (PBRC)

41/2 mos
31/2 mos
41/2 mos
6 months

National Police Training Institute (NPTI)
through 17 Regional Training Schools nationwide
Tel No. (049) 834-13-77
(049) 834-13-74

Schedule of Availability of Service: Mondays to Fridays (Regular Working Days) – 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m

Who may avail of the Service: PNP, BJMPAND BFP Uniformed Personnel.

Requirements: Original Documents/Appearance/affidavit of Loss/General Order.

Duration: 16 Minutes

How to avail of the Services:



Service Provider


Person In-charge



Submit required documents

Validate submitted documents for completeness and correction of the information entered, checking whether all required documents have been submitted

5 minutes

Chief, CRO



Wait for Issuance/ authentication of requested documents

Processing of Requested documents for signature

10 minutes

Chief, CRO

Clearance Form


Sign claim slip/ receiving copy/ log book

Release documents
File claim slip

2 minutes

Chief, CRO

Accomplished clearance Form claim slip Log book

Feedback Mechanism

We welcome any comment/s or suggestion/s that you may have on our services and operation.

          We will do our best to achieve our performance standards and targets, but there might be occasions beyond our control which may lead to a sub-standard performance. If you require an explanation about these occasions, you can write or accomplish the feedback form provided, or call the concerned Director at telephone numbers listed above.

          All complaints will be dealt with expeditiously. Should you be dissatisfied with the way your case has been dealt with, you can write or call the President of the Philippine Public Safety College on the matter at telephone numbers (02) 6663348; 0928-5500291 and 0926-5500299 or the PPSC Public Assistance and Complaint Desk at telephone number (02) 6663349.mediafiles/pdf/PPSC-Citizen-Charter-updated-2016.pdf