Philippine National Police (PNP) Police Director General (PDG) Oscar Albayalde led the opening of Special Action Force (SAF) Commando Course at the SAF Training School in Sta. Rosa, Laguna on July 18.
More than 500 police officers will be undergoing the 6-month commando training before being deployed, the PNP said.
PDG Albayalde encouraged and boosted the morale aspiring SAF commandos.
Albayalde also tried the gun range simulator which tests the counter terrorism skills of the trainees.