Philippine Navy Recruitment

Philippine Navy Recruitment 2024 | Details, Schedule, Application Process

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Wondering how to join the Philippine Navy?

We understand the mix of excitement and uncertainty you might feel about applying.

We’re here to help you understand the process and make it easier for you.

This guide covers everything about the Philippine Navy recruitment in 2024 – from schedules to how to apply.

Let’s dive in and explore how you can begin your journey in the Philippine Navy. Keep reading to find out more!

About the Recruitment

The Philippine Navy’s Facebook Page has recently shared an announcement regarding their recruitment for 2024. 

If you’re interested in joining the Fleet-Marine Team, now is the time to apply! 

The Navy Personnel Management Center will conduct the recruitment process, which will take place every Tuesday for the Naval Officer Candidate Course (Marines), every Wednesday for the Naval Officer Candidate Course (White Caps), and every Thursday for the Sailor Basic Course. 

The recruitment process will start at 8:00 in the morning and will be held at NPMC Annex, Naval Station Jose Francisco, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City. 

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to join the Philippine Navy!

Note: This recruitment is for MALE and SELECTED FEMALE applicants with needed courses/skills.

Schedule of AFPSAT Examination

CourseDate of AFPSAT
Naval Officer Candidate Course
(Marines)
8 am Tuesday
Naval Officer Candidate Course
(White Caps)
8 am Wednesday
Sailor Basic Course (SBC)8 am Thursday

Qualifications

These are the qualifications that are required for the job opening.

  1. Natural-born Filipino citizen
  2. Baccalaureate degree holder (preferably technical courses)
  3. At least 20 years old but not a day older than 26 years old on the date of application and not a day older than 27 years old upon appointment as Probationary Ensign / Probationary 2LT.
  4. Height of not less than 5’0″ (152.4 cm)
  5. Single and never been married, never borne or sired a child
  6. Of good moral character
  7. Physically and mentally fit for training

Sailor Basic Course (SBC) Qualifications

  1. Natural-born Filipino citizen
  2. Has completed 12 years of basic education under K-12 program or has at least 72 units of a collegiate course from an educational institution recognized by the government, or at least completed from TESDA any technical course with National Certificate (NCII)
  3. At least 18 years old but not a day older than 24 years and 5 months old on the date of application and not a day older than 25 years and 5 months upon appointment as Candidate Sailor / Soldier.
  4. Height of not less than 5’0″ (152.4 cm)
  5. Single and never been married, never borne or sired a child
  6. Of good moral character
  7. Physically and mentally fit for training

Application Requirements

To ensure a successful application process, kindly review and fulfill the following requirements.

  1. Original and Photocopy of PSA Birth Certificate;
  2. Original and Photocopy of Transcript of Records;
  3. Original and Photocopy of College Diploma;
  4. 2×2 colored ID picture with white background and
  5. Accomplished Application Form.

Sailor Basic Course (SBC) Qualifications

  1. Original and Photocopy of PSA Birth Certificate;
  2. Original and Photocopy of Transcript of Records;
  3. Original and Photocopy of College Diploma;
  4. 2×2 colored ID picture with white background and
  5. Accomplished Application Form.

Benefits

Discover the advantages with our list of benefits below.

  • Earn as much of Php 45, 416.00 while on training as Officer Candidate (OC) equivalent to Salary Grade 19 while on training.
  • Earn as much as Php 51, 679.00 upon graduation with the rank of Ensign(ENS)/Second Lieutenant(2LT) equivalent to Salary Grade 20.
  • Earn additional Longevity pay of 10% of the current monthly base pay compounded every five years of active military service.
  • Benefits and privileges (Free Medical and Dental Services (including dependents), insurance, billeting, and housing privileges).
  • Leadership and other Skills Training.
  • Opportunity for Career Advancement.
  • Opportunities for Post Graduate studies on top universities both within thecountry and abroad for free.
  • Opportunities to study abroad with good compensation and allowance.
  • Opportunity to serve the country and lead sailors/marines.
  • Opportunities to serve in international peacekeeping missions.
  • Opportunities to travel abroad and interact with foreign navies.

Sailor Basic Course (SBC) Benefits

  • Earn as much as Php 25, 637.00 while on training as Candidate Soldier(CS) equivalent to Salary Grade 13.
  • Earn as much as Php 37, 338.00 upon graduation with the rank of Apprentice Seaman(ASN)/Private(PVT) equivalent to Salary Grade 17.
  • Longevity pay of 10% of the current monthly base pay compounded every five years of active military service.
  • Benefits and privileges (Free Medical and Dental Services (including dependents), insurance, billeting, and housing privileges).
  • Leadership and other Skills Training.
  • Opportunity for Career Advancement.
  • Opportunities for Post Graduate Studies on top universities both within the country and abroad for free.
  • Opportunities to study abroad with good compensation and allowance.
  • Opportunity to serve the country as sailors/marines.
  • Opportunities to serve ininternational peacekeeping mission.
  • Opportunities to travel abroad and interact with foreign navies.

Preferred Courses for Male Applicants for this Philippine Navy Recruitment 2024

Career AdministratorCourse Requirements/ Educational Requirements
Philippine FleetBS in Nautical Science
BS in Marine Transportation
Naval Combat Engineering BrigadeBS in Civil Engineering
BS in Electrical Engineering
BS Geodetic Engineering
BS in Mechanical Engineering
BS in Environmental and Sanitary Engineering
BS in Architecture
BS in Industrial Technology and Architectural Design 
BS in Civil Technology
BS in Landscape Architecture
BS in Fine Arts and Design
BS in Industrial Technology major in Electrical
BS in Industrial Technology major in Mechanical
Naval Sea System CommandBS in Electronics and Communications Engineering 
BS in Computer Engineering
BS in Mechanical Engineering
BS in Aerospace Engineering 
BS in Chemical Engineering 
BS in Naval Architecture 
BS in Industrial Engineering 
BS in Computer Science
BS in Material Science and Engineering
BS in Molecular Biology major in Biotechnology 
BS in Information Systems and Technology
BS in Mathematics and Applied Mathematics
BS in Mechatronics Engineering 
BS in Marine Engineering
BS in Systems Engineering 
BS in Electrical Engineering
BS in Environmental Science
Naval Air WingBS in Physics
BS in Aviation Maintenance
BS in Aviation Management
BS in AeronauticsBS in Aviation
BS in Air Traffic Management 
BS in Aviation Technology 
BS in Computer Science
Amphibious WarfareAny Bachelor’s Degree/College Degree
Under Sea WarfareTechnical Courses preferably Electrical and Electronics
Education and TrainingEducational Related Courses
Reserve Force DevelopmentAny Bachelor’s Degree/College Degree
Administrative ManagementAB Political Science 
AB Legal Management
BS in Criminology
BS in Business Administration Courses
Plans and OperationBS in International Relations
BS in Industrial and Labor Relations 
BS in Organizational Behavior
BS in Public Administration
BS in Political Science
Naval Combat Engineering BrigadeBS in Civil Engineering 
BS in Electrical Engineering
BS in Geodetic Engineering
BS in Mechanical Engineering
BS in Environmental and Sanitary Engineering
BS in Architecture
BS in Industrial Technology and Architectural Design 
BS in Civil Technology
BS in Landscape Architecture
BS in Fine Arts and Design
BS in Industrial Technology major in Electrical
BS in Industrial Technology major in Mechanical
Under Sea WarfareTechnical Courses preferably Electrical and Electronics
Plans and OperationBS in International Relations
BS in Industrial and Labor Relations 
BS in Organizational Behavior
BS in Public Administration 
BS in Political Science

How to Apply

Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to apply for the Philippine Navy Recruitment:

Step 1: Check the Announcement: 

  • Visit the Philippine Navy’s Facebook Page to stay updated on their recruitment for 2024.

Step 2: Determine Your Interest: 

  • If you’re interested in joining the Fleet-Marine Team, prepare yourself for the application process.

Step 3: Know the Recruitment Schedule: 

  • The recruitment process will be conducted every Tuesday for Naval Officer Candidate Course (Marines), every Wednesday for Naval Officer Candidate Course (White Caps), and every Thursday for the Sailor Basic Course. The process starts at 8:00 in the morning.

Step 4: Location: 

  • Head to the NPMC Annex, Naval Station Jose Francisco, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City, for the recruitment process.

Step 5: Eligibility Check: 

  • Make sure you meet the qualifications for the course you’re applying for. For the Naval Officer Candidate Course (NOCC), ensure you’re a natural-born Filipino citizen, have a bachelor’s degree (preferably technical courses), are within the age limits, meet the height requirement, are single with no children, and are physically and mentally fit. For the Sailor Basic Course (SBC), similar qualifications apply, but with different age requirements and education criteria.

Step 6: Prepare Documents: 

  • Gather the required documents, which include:
    • Original and Photocopy of PSA Birth Certificate
    • Original and Photocopy of Transcript of Records
    • Original and Photocopy of College Diploma
    • 2×2 colored ID picture with a white background
    • Accomplished Application Form (here)

You may submit your application online using the QR code below

Philippine Navy Recruitment 2024

Step 7: Attend the Recruitment Process: 

  • Arrive at the designated location on the specified day and time according to the course you’re applying for.

Step 8: Undergo AFPSAT Examination: 

  • If you’re applying for the Naval Officer Candidate Course, you’ll need to take the AFPSAT examination. Make sure to be present and prepared for the test.

Step 9: Submit Your Application: 

  • Present all your documents and the completed application form during the recruitment process.

Step 10: Wait for Further Instructions: 

  • After submitting your application, await further instructions from the Navy Personnel Management Center regarding the next steps in the recruitment process.

Step 11: Stay Informed: 

  • Keep yourself updated on any announcements or developments regarding your application status.

Step 12: Prepare for Training: 

If selected, prepare yourself physically and mentally for the training ahead.

Step 13: Follow-Up if Necessary: 

  • If you have any inquiries or need to follow up on your application, don’t hesitate to reach out to the appropriate authorities for assistance.

Remember, this opportunity is for MALE and SELECTED FEMALE applicants with the required courses/skills. Good luck with your application to join the Philippine Navy!

Recruitment Process Flowchart

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Conclusion

In conclusion, joining the Philippine Navy is a great opportunity for those who meet the qualifications and have the required courses/skills. 

By following the steps outlined, you can increase your chances of being selected and becoming part of this prestigious organization. 

Remember to keep yourself informed and prepared for the recruitment process, and don’t hesitate to seek assistance if necessary. 

Good luck with your application and your journey towards serving the country as a member of the Philippine Navy!

References

  1. Facebook. (n.d.). Www.facebook.com. Retrieved February 29, 2024, from https://www.facebook.com/100064836696694/posts/pfbid02gZGcxZdk79TQYQeChtKY8mJ5V4FFbXDJy5SFbZ7o8H9S4m1XXhuwaBcAvrZjwUWQl/?app=fbl
  2. Google Forms: Sign-in. (n.d.). Accounts.google.com. Retrieved February 29, 2024, from https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfAqAFgkYsLQvrfLkLO8nIQ347-wDdgrt5BdrDk_TX1DPqyYQ/viewform?edit_requested=true