The ultimate objective of nation building is peace and harmony for Bhutan and her people

– His Majesty The Druk Gyalpo



De-suung Headquarters, Metog Lam, Thimphu

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Announcement for 5th batch Specialized Refreshers Course

The Training Department, De-suung Headquarters is pleased to announce 5th batch Specialized Refreshers Course in two training centers. Registration will be done through De-suung App and selection will be on first-come first-served basis. Registration will be open tomorrow at 1000 hrs.

Sl. NoTraining LocationTotal In-takeReporting Date & Time
Commando Wing, Shaba Paro
(12th May to 26th May 2021)

Male: 135
Female: 15

12th May 2021
by 1500 hrs
SRPF, Tashigatshel
(15th May to 29th May 2021)

Male: 135
Female: 15

15th May 2021
by 1500 hrs


  • Minimum age: 21 years
  • Maximum age: 45 years

Preference will be given to

  • De-suups who have completed D35 or D36
  • De-suups who have served in SBD

Out of 300 total in-take, only 155 will be selected. 100 slots are for eastern dzongkhags and 45 slots for backlog from the last batch SRC.


  1. Southern Dzongkhag De-suups are discouraged to apply due to the requirement for quarantine for a week.  The training opportunity shall be given to those affected Dzongkhags after the situation eases.
  2. Selected list of De-suups will be announced on De-suung website.
  3. Medical and drug tests will be conducted in the training center.  De-suups found unfit shall be disqualified.
  4. One month mandatory attachment (south) is required upon completion of the training.
  5. SRC De-suups have to take part in the annual refresher course
  6. Must provide one-month Deployment services each year following the annual refresher course
  7. All to be in Orange field Dress for movement and reporting to training centres
  8. Those currently in Paro and Thimphu are requested to arrange drop-off and pick-up services on your own.
  9. Transportation for candidates moving from Dzongkhags other than Thimphu, will be coordinated by the respective Dzongkhag De-suung Coordinators (Contacts of the Dzongkhag De-suung Coordinators ).

Essential items required


  1. Warm blanket
  2. Pillows and bedsheets. (Mattresses will be provided at Centers)

 All must carry a portable (comfortable) mattress for attachment.


  1.  One pair of comfortable sports sneakers (for PT).
  2. A few sets of t-shirts (preferred de-suung t-shirt)
  3. A few sets of sports shorts (white or black)
  4. A few pairs of casual tracksuits (preferably dark colored) for both male and female (No tight leggings for female).
  5. Sufficient numbers of vests and inner wears.
  6. At least one pair of extra ankle-high military boots with laces (black colour).
    Note: One pair of boot will be issued. 
  7. Sufficient pairs of half socks

Personal items

  1. One set of plate, spoon, fork, cup, mug, tiffin and water bottle.
  2. Spectacles, contact lenses & solutions, hygiene items and other essentials that maybe required during the training period for your own personal comforts and medication.
  3. Toiletries (toothbrushes, face/hand cream, soap, shampoo, sunscreen, detergent and shaving kits and other necessities).
  4. Personal hand sanitizers and face masks.
  5. Unless prescribed by your medical doctor, do not bring any medicines as there is medical doctor in each training centre.
  6. Do not bring any snacks or food items to the training centre.
  7. Sewing kits.

Instruction for Male candidates:

  1. Crew cut hair style (0 cut).
  2. Clean shaven face.

Instruction for Female candidates:

  1. Dye your hair black if you have it coloured.
  2. Nails cut neat and nail polish removed
  3. Two or more black coloured hair nets

Should there be any queries, please call us at 17610102