Eighty-five motorcycle riders successfully completed the Executive Motorcycle Riding Course (EMRC) of the Philippine National Police Highway Patrol Group (PNP HPG) on Tuesday during the Closing Ceremonies held in Camp Crame.
Forty graduates from Class 02-2022 “Next Gen” and 45 from Class 03-2022 “Maragtas” finished the 16 days program of instructions of EMRC which commence on October 5, 2022.
PNP Chief PGen Azurin underscored the importance of Executive Motorcycle Riding Course (EMRC) as instrumental in strengthening police mobility and making our police officers adequately prepared in responding to incidents and call for police assistance attuned with the PNP’s renewed focus on mobile patrolling and police presence in our communities.
The certificate of completion was presented to graduates by PNP Chief, Police General Rodolfo Azurin Jr, assisted by Atty. Beatrice Aurora A. Vega-Cancio, Commissioner, National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM), Undersecretary Ariel Caculitan Presidential Adviser on Military Affairs, PBGen Clifford Gairanod, Director PNP-HPG and members of Command Group.
Michael Cancio received the certificate on behalf of Class 02-2022, while PCOL Romeo Macapaz accepted the certificates for Class-03-2022.
“Aside from the skills enhancement, I am confident that this course fostered opportunities to build new and productive relations as well as camaraderie on our law enforcement sector participants and your civilian classmates, all for the love of riding big bikes”, PGen Azurin said.
According to Chief PNP PGen Azurin, this training serves as opportunity to improve and enhance the skills, and so, he urges them to properly utilize the special and instinctive skills acquired from the EMRC as they respond to any incident or in high-speed police response.
“May you utilize all the learning and skills in this course to nurture greater responsiveness on road and traffic concerns and in ensuring the safety and security of the public to walk the streets unharmed and deter criminals inclined from having the opportunity of carrying out their criminal intentions”, PGen Azurin added.