Fiji hosts regional physical training instructor course
8 May, 2018, 2:00 pm
THE Pacific Physical Training Instructor Course (PPTIC) began this morning at the Fiji Police Academy in Nasova.
The PPTIC is being co-hosted between the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) and the Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) that focused on preparing personnel to lead and train their respective forces in physical fitness.
Speaking at the launch, New Zealand High Commissioner to Fiji Jonathan Curr said PPTIC was a mixed force, mixed-rank and mixed-gender course and was the first of its kind to be undertaken in the region.
The 22 participants that are taking part are from Cook Islands, Fiji, Niue, Samoa, Tonga, PNG, Australia and New Zealand.
The training will conclude on June 1.