All members must satisfy the basic membership requirements AND any role-specific requirements.
(Don’t worry if you’re not sure – the application form will check that you’re eligible).
All applicants to IESRPC must be a minimum of 16 years of age at the time of application. There is no upper age limit.
NOTE: We no longer considering applications from those aged 15 years, 10 months+.
All applicants applying for in-game roles must also meet the following requirements (in addition to the basic requirements):
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Once your application has been submitted, it will be reviewed by our Human Resources Team. This process can vary in amounts of time, however, we try to reply to the majority of applications in 48 hours, note however that this can sometimes can take 3-5 working days (particularly during busy periods/public holidays).
It is CRUCIAL that you check both your Discord account and mobile phone for updates on a regular basis and ensure to note any updates to your application.
For simplicity, we have outlined the full application (phase 1) and interview (phase 2) process below. Don’t worry if you forget something, our system will guide you through the process in a simple, easy to understand manner. If you have technical difficulties or do not understand an aspect of the system, please get in touch with us via our Public Discord or any other means listed here.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Your application will not have been submitted to us until you have completed step 4 of the Application Process listed below. Step 1 is NOT applying, this is simply creating an account. Simply put, you must create an account (in step 1) BEFORE you formally apply (in step 4).
The applicant has filled in basic data (email, password, name, DOB, phone number) and accepted the privacy notice. This is NOT applying, an applicant must submit a full application at step 4.
The applicant verifies their Discord account by following the instructions provided on screen.
The applicant logs into our site with the details they just created and clicks ‘Apply Now’ to start their application.
The applicant completes all 4 sections of the application (including the agreements in section 4) and presses ‘Submit’ to submit their application.
Two seperate reviews of the application will take place, one by our founders and one by our Human Resoruces team. This is nothing to worry about.
If sucessful, the applicant will continue to phase 2, an interview. If the application will not be progressed, the applicant is notified.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Your interview will take place at the time confirmed to you via your application. This is normally the preferred or backup time you submitted with your application, but in some cases, it can be an alternative time. Please ENSURE you note the time your interview has been scheduled for on your application (which can be viewed by logging in to https://active.irishesrpc.com/). If you cannot attend your interview on the date and time listed on your application, please let us know IMMEDIATELY. You can do this by contacting us through social media or opening a ticket on our Public Discord Server.
The applicant has been successful in phase 1 and been offered an interview. Read the important note above for more.
Public Discord Advice
We have a channel dedicated to providing more information about the interview on our Public Discord. The applicant should review this information in advance of the interview.
Prior to Interview
The applicant should arrive in the ‘Awating Interview’ channel 5 minutes prior to their interview. Read the important note above for more.
The applicant will partake in a brief 15 minute interview with two members of our Human Resources Team.
A decision will be made regarding the outcome of the application. The application can be approved, rejected or deferred (held for up to 2 months).
Induction and Training
If approved, the applicant will then complete registration, complete an induction, and undergo basic training before becoming a full member and joining official patrols in IESRPC.
Learn more about how to join our specialist units and undertaking specialist training courses.
It is not possible to apply direct to a specialist unit (such as the Garda Armed Support or Roads Policing Units) in IESRPC.
Normally, new members of the community must a) pass probation and b) spend at least two months in the community before being able to transfer to our specialist units (e.g Garda Armed Support or Roads Policing Units) or undertake specialist training courses (e.g Garda Water, Dog or Emergency Response Units).
Places within specialist units and on specialist training courses are chosen through competitive selection. Each unit/course has its own entry requirements and selection procedures.
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