1  What is PPSC?

The Philippine Public Safety College (PPSC) is the premier educational institution for the training, human resource development and continuing education of the police, fire and jail personnel (Section 66 of RA 6975). Organizational Structure

2  What makes PPSC different from other Colleges?

As an educational and training institution, the PPSC offers degree program, mandatory training programs and specialized/technical courses to the uniformed personnel of the DILG geared towards public safety.

3  Why is the PPSC virtually the NDCP, AFPTRACOMs (nationwide) and AFPJSGSC rolled into one?

The PPSC System's multifaceted education and training programs adapted major qualities of NDCP, PMA, AFPTRACOMS (nationwide) and AFPJSGSC - virtually rendering the PPSC System one unique primus quantum meruit.
Masters in National Security-Master in Public Safety
Administration (MNSA)Administration (MPSA)
Bachelor of Science-Bachelor of Science in Public
Safety (BSPS)
General Staff Course-Office Senior Executive Course
Other lower level Courses-Office Advance Course (OAC)
Officers Basic Course (OBC)
Officers Orientation Course (OOC)

4  What difference can the PPSC makes in fulfilling its mission?

A. The PPSC System continues to develop quality and skills-based training programs and simultaneously institutes total quality management procedures, re-engineering of systems and embraces a leadership by example concept.

5  How is the PPSC differentiating public safety services "service- orientation" culture from the military's "mission-oriented" culture?

The PPSC produces uniformed personnel that are civilian in character as embodied in the Curriculum and Programs of Instruction and Organizational Structure as well.

6  How does PPSC strengthen its Community Partnership Program?

PPSC has shifted its focus and direction of its Extension Service Program (ESP) from a mere Community Immersion program (CIP) as part of the academic requirements into an enhanced ESP directly engaging the community to serve the needs and concerns of the people and work with them in a sustained and empowered manner.

7  How does PPSC contribute to the government's desire to meet peoples expectation?

PPSC develops a brother-like public safety officers, whom the community can rely on to achieve peace and order in consonance with the DILG societal outcome: poverty in multiple dimensions reduced, massive quality employment created.

8  What are the Constitutive Units and Regional Training Centers of PPSC and where are they located?

Six (6) Constitutive Units

  • National Police College (NPC)
    Camp Castaneda, Silang, Cavite
    (Annex Relocated to PNPA, Silang, Cavite)
  • Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA)
    Camp Mariano N Castaneda Silang, Cavite
  • National Police Training Institute (NPTI)
    Camp Vicente Lim, Calamba City, Laguna
  • National Fire Training Institute (NFTI)
    Camp Vicente Lim, Calamba City, Laguna
  • National Jail Management and Penology Training Institute (NJMPTI)
    Camp Vicente Lim, Calamba City, Laguna
  • National Forensic Science Training Institute (NFSTI)
    Camp Vicente Lim, Calamba City, Laguna

Seventeen (17) Regional Training Centers


  • Institute Training Group (ITG)
    Camp Vicente Lim, Calamba City Laguna
  • National Capital Region Training Center (NCRTC)
    Camp Bagong Diwa, Bicutan, Taguig City
  • Cordillera Administrative Region Training Center (CARTC)
    Teacher's Camp, Baguio City
  • Regional Training Center 1 (RTC1)
    Camp Diego Silang, Aringay, La Union
  • Regional Training Center 2 (RTC2)
    Cauayan, Isabela
  • Regional Training Center 3 (RTC3)
    Sto. Nino, Magalang, Pampanga
  • Regional Training Center 4 (RTC4)
    Camp Guillermo Nakar, Lucena City
  • Regional Training Center 5 (RTC5)
    Camp Simeon Ola, Legaspi City


  • Regional Training Center 6 (RTC6)
    Bakyas, Bacolod City
  • Regional Training Center 7 (RTC7)
    Balamban and Consolacion, Cebu City
  • Regional Training Center 8 (RTC8)
    San Jose, Tacloban City


  • Regional Training Center 9 (RTC9)
    Camp Felicisimo T Marcos, Pasonanca, Zamboanga City
  • Regional Training Center 10 (RTCS10)
    Patag, Cagayan de Oro City
  • Regional Training Center 11 (RTC11)
    Mintal, Davao City
  • Regional Training Center 12 (RTC12)
    General Santos City
  • Regional Training Center CARAGA (RTC CARAGA)
    Surigao City
  • Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao Training Center (ARMMTC)
    Camp Salipada K Pendatun, Parang, Maguindanao

9  What are the advantages of maintaining the Regional Training Centers?

Enhance education and training aspects through decentralized operation; Accessibility to prospective public safety participants; Eliminate regional, social and cultural biases; and Minimize/lessen the financial burden of the trainees.

10  What is the training capability of PPSC?

The PPSC, at any one time, can hold one hundred eighty nine (189) classes nationwide with a maximum of Nine thousand Seventy (9,070) participants based on available classrooms, mess halls and barracks capacities. PPSC Training Capability

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