(Scheme of Examination) Constables (GD) in CAPFs, NIA & SSF & Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles Examination


Staff Selection Commission

Constables (GD) in CAPFs, NIA & SSF & Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles Examination

:: Scheme of Examination ::

I. Physical Standards Test : (Female candidates are eligible only for posts earmarked for them).

  1. All candidates applying for the recruitment and prima-facie eligible will be called to appear in Physical Standards Test and Physical Efficiency Test at places finalized by the Commission in consultation with the CAPFs. Detailed scrutiny of their eligibility will not be undertaken before PET/ PST. Therefore, it will be the responsibility of the candidate to verify their eligibility as prescribed in this notice before appearing for PST/ PET.

(ii) Physical standards laid down for the post of Constable are –

a) Height:

  • For Males : 170 cms.
  • For Females : 157 cms.

b) Chest:

  • For males only – Unexpanded : 80 cms.
  • Expanded : Min expansion 5 cms.

c) Weight : For males and Females : Proportionate to height and age as per medical standards

Physical Standard Test (PST)/ Physical Efficiency Test (PET) :

a) Candidates who are found eligible on height parameters will undergo PET (race) followed by biometric identification & screening of testimonials and thereon chest and weight measurements by a board.
b) Physical Efficiency Test (PET):

  For Male candidates For Female candidates
Race 5 Kms in 24 minutes. 1.6 Kms in 8 ½ minutes

For candidates of Ladakh Region:

Race 1 Mile in 6 ½ minutes 800 meters in 4 minutes

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