The Trinidad and Tobago Regiment is an arm of the Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force, which falls under the purview of the Ministry of National Security. The mission of the Regiment is "to contribute to the maintenance of a safe and secure environment for the well being of the people of Trinidad and Tobago, and to assist in the promotion of hemispheric and international security and development, with a well equipped force, trained in a broad range of disciplines and actively involved in community development". As a member of the Regimental team, you will play a key role in supporting this mission.
Any citizen of Trinidad and Tobago who meets the qualifications for a particular post is eligible to join the Regiment. Posts include Regular Commissioned Officers, Short Service Commissioned Officers (who are hired for specific, short-term assignments) and Other Ranks.
Applicants for the post of Regular Commissioned Officer must:
Applicants for the post of Short Service Commissioned Officer must:
Applicants for the post of Other Rank must:
Please follow the link below for more information about careers in the Regiment.Careers in the Regiment
The recruitment process has several steps. It begins with the Regiment publishing media advertisements for selection sessions. Session dates, times and locations will be included in the advertisements. You must attend a selection session if you are interested in joining the Regiment. You must bring the original and one copy of each of the following to the session:
You may incur some minimal costs to undergo the medical check that is required before the start of recruit training.
For more information, visit the Regiment website using the link below. You may also contact the Regiment's office from Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, except public holidays.
Trinidad and Tobago Regiment
Corner of Abercromby and Knox Streets
Port of Spain
Trinidad, West Indies
Tel. (868) 627-2782
Fax. (868) 625-1642