Metro Police recruits undergo a Basic Metro Police Development Learning Programme (BPDLP) when they enlist in the South African Metro Police Service. Upon recruitment, Payment and benefits during the first 24 months A police trainee will receive the following payment and benefits during the first 24 months:
The trainees will be subjected to terms of the training contract. The City will pay a stipend in compliance with its policy. The Trainees must be willing to undergo abnormal training, including after hours without compensation and willing to participate in a vigorous training programme (physical, firearm and practicals).
Upon completion of the training: The incumbent must take the Oath of Offices as determined by the Municipality. He or she will be deployed to any area.