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First steps to becoming a recruit.

Walk-in Screening: Tuesday - Thursday and Saturday (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m)

Applicants should:

•   be a citizen of Trinidad and Tobago 
 be between 18 and 35 years old
 be of good physique and at least 167 cm in height (150 cm - female)
•   be of good character
 possess 5 O’Levels, English Language is compulsory,  or produce proof of having reached an equivalent standard (in  cases where applicants attended higher standard of education)
 possess a valid Trinidad and Tobago Driver’s Permit with a Class 3 endorsement to drive light motor vehicles

Male applicants are required to attend screening dressed in a short sleeve shirt, dress pants, dress socks and dress shoes. 

Female applicants attending screening should be dressed in short sleeve, skirt business suits with whole shoes.

To be screened applicants must have in their possession:

 • Academic Certificates with proof of 5 O’Levels, its equivalent or higher standard of education 
 •  Driver’s Permit
 • Computerized Birth Certificate
 • National Identification Card or Passport
 • Copies of all documents
 • Two (2) passport size photos 

Be advised that in accordance with the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service Regulations Chapter 15:01, Regulation 3, in order to become a recruit, candidates must successfully complete all the undermentioned requirements:

•  A written examination
•  English
General Knowledge (local, regional, international and TTPS)
Background investigation including fingerprinting
•  Medical examination
 Agility test - for details use the link
 Polygraph examination
 Psychological examination
 Drug testing

For additional details interested persons can contact the Recruiting Office at 710-1260, 710-1284, 291-2247 or via