Police Recruitment 2022 - New Police Training Syllabus and 18 Months Training

Police training in Papua New Guinea will take 18 months. The police commissioner in a Post Courier report dated 24th August 2022 cited the need to properly recruit and train police officers, fit to serve the people.

Have you applied for the 2023 Police Recruitment - Check out this update about interviews and the new police training syllabus.

2023 PNG Police recruitment application form

2023 Police Training and New Syllabus

In 2023 and onwards, the new police recruits will undergo 6 months of basic policing, law and order theory at Bomana Police College; and 12 months of practicum at the police stations they are assigned to.

At the police stations the new recruits will:

  • learn about the operations of stations,
  • perform shifts,
  • learn basic prosecutions and investigations.
The main area of 12 months of police on-the-job training will focus on installing discipline in them and learning the basics in prosecutions and investigation of criminals and traffic rules & engagements.

When is 2022 PNG police recruitment?

The police commissioner assigned the recruitment to an agent.

In Post Courier on the 24th July 2022, the commissioner said that they are upgrading the police training syllabus to 18 months (from 6 months). 

Here is more information about the recruitment drive for 2023.


2022/2023 recruitment info for new officers

If you are asking when will be the 2022/2023 recruitment of the new Police and Correctional Service officers, this information will give you some answers. 

In preparation for the release of the official media statements, here are some resources that will help you:


If you have lost your Grade 10 and Grade 12 certificates, here is how to get your statement of results.

How to apply to become a police officer

If you have completed grade 12 within the last three years must prepare the following documents for recruitment 2022 for 2023.

1. Prepare the original copy of grade 12 and 10 certificates.

2. Ask for 2x references from the school principal and recognised community leaders such as ward councillors.

3. Get a Police Clearance Certificate- here is how to get police clearance and how much it cost.

4. Get a Medical Report - Go to your local hospital or health centre, do a medical check and get your report.

5. Write a clear and concise letter of interest stating why you want to be a Police Officer.

6. Go to the Court House and stamp all copies of your certificate and transcripts.

Finally, make a copy for yourself. Send the original to the Police Recruitment Team. 

The address/email will be provided on the Recruitment Notice

Meanwhile, keep an eye out for the recruitment notice in the newspapers for the other details and the due date for the police recruitment 2022 for 2023 training.



Check out the latest on Grade 10 and 12 exam Results 2022


otti bowy said...

thanks for the information

Unknown said...

Does this information also include cadet recruitment training?? or it has a separate recruitment of its own?..Ta!

Sandy said...

I'm interested and wanna apply, I'm a youth advocate for four (4) years , I volunteer in a community based organization and we run it in our province . Please notify me when the application is available
Fb. Sedrah mayjorie yambaki

Steward Makam said...

I am very interested to join the RPNGC to serve my country and province to stop corruption in my country and province even district.

Unknown said...

Am interested in applying in PNGCS. Any latest updates for recruiting process.

Thank you.

Unknown said...

How can I get an application form for RPNGC training?

Alois Mipa said...

Dear Sir/Madam
I am very interested to join CS intake for 2022/2023.
could you kindly please update me when the recruitment application will be open.

Alois Mipa

avia6779@gmail.com said...

Dear Sir/Madam
I am very much interested in joining the Correctional Services Officer program.
I wanna know when will the recruitment application open.
Awaiting your reply


Reape Ote said...

Need one application for the coming RPNGC recruitment 2023.
My email address: rjuxote7@gmail.com