Napolcom opens application for computerized exams

  • Written by Joel dela Torre
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THE National Police Commission has formally launched the Computer-Assisted Examination (NAPOLCOM CAEx) for applicants of the police entrance examination.

Napolcom vice chairman and executive officer Atty. Rogelio Casurao said the June 29, July 6, 13, 20 and 27, tests to be held at the central office in Quezon City will be computer-assisted.

Applicants should get an appointment through the On-Line Examination Application Scheduling System (OLEASS) at website www.caex.napolcom.gov.ph which also be activated tomorrow.

Each police wannabe may choose the desired date of examination and fill out the mandatory fields.

Those with confirmed schedule shall be sent an auto-generated email informing them to access the on-link and enter all the required information in the application form.

Casurao said each applicant must personally file the application at the Examination Division One-stop Shop, 7th Floor, DILG-NAPOLCOM Center, EDSA corner Quezon Avenue, Quezon City during their scheduled appointment/examination date. Examination fee is P600.00.

The Napolcom said applicants must strictly wear plain white shirt, dark pants and shoes during their scheduled appointment/examination date.

Failure to follow the prescribed attire order will not be allowed to enter the examination center.

Civilian applicants must bring the emailed confirmation slip, filled-out application form and index card; two recent, identical and color 1”x1” ID pictures with white background and complete name tag (for PNP members, the name tag should indicate the rank before the name); one legal size window envelope; authenticated transcript of scholastic record with Special Order issued by CHEd and diploma; birth certificate in security paper issued by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) or certified true copy of the birth certificate issued by the Local Civil Registrar and duly authenticated by the PSA; and, any valid identification card with picture and signature.

PO1 applicants with temporary appointment must bring a certified true copy of Attested Appointment, Plantilla Appointment or Special Order.

After completing the application process, applicants will be required to proceed to the examination center located at the 20th Floor of the same building to take the three-hour examination. Only 40 examinees will be accommodated per examination day. The Certificate of Eligibility or Report of Rating will be given personally to the examinee after the examination.

Examinees who failed in the Napolcom CAEx shall be allowed to take the same exam after three months.

The PNP Entrance examination is open to all Filipino citizens who are bachelor’s degree holder and not more than 30 years old. Police Officers (PO1) whose appointments are temporary for lack of appropriate eligibility are also required to take the PNP Entrance Examination.