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  1. TheMau5e

    Failed AIB entry for warfare

    Hi all, I failed AIB today. None the less extremely happy as I learnt alot about myself from the process! I've been advised to reapply for officer after serving 2 or 3 years to build confidence regarding group discussions and putting my ideas on the table. I was told to go down the path as...
  2. Y

    AIB Layout

    Hi This may be of interest to RN/RM/RFA Officer applicants, ive recently started a blog on my RFA recruitment 'journey', on my blog I've posted some hints and tips in addition to the layout of the AIB assessment. An excerpt is below and a web link is www.jointherfa.blogspot.com Day One: -Arrive...
  3. T

    SIFT Interview

    Hi there, I’ve got my SIFT interview for an Officer Pilot coming up and I’m wondering how to approach the managerial and leadership questions? Being a full time student and also having a part time job I haven’t had many opportunities to physically be a leader however I believe I possess the...
  4. H

    AIB Prep - What are the keys to success?

    Hi all, I am due to attend my first AIB within the next two months and would appreciate if any current serving/recent AIB candidates could share their experiences and prep tips with me. I know there are many posts like this but I am hoping for some up to date information surrounding the AIB and...
  5. R

    Officer Duties and Responsibilities

    Can anybody tell me the main duties of an Officer to include their responsibilities? Or direct me somewhere I can read more on this? (not including specific roles e.g warfare, logistics etc.) I have found a lot of information on the roles of a Divisional Officer but can't find much else with...
  6. Kelvin

    AIB Diary - 2018 Format

    Because there isn’t one yet, here is a diary for the AIB 2018 format. I’m happy to answer any questions. Hopefully @photface will be able to corroborate some of my thoughts. Preface Our group was made of 2 boards, Board 1 with four candidates and Board 3 with three candidates. 5 Passed, 1...
  7. baldie

    Observer Training pipeline?

    I am hopefully going to have a AIB in the near future for the role of Observer, does anyone have a copy of the training pipeline that is up to date (I only have one from 2015) Thanks in advance!
  8. baldie

    Royal Navy Reserves whilst applying to be Officer?

    I am currently in the application process to be an Aircrew Officer. I have my FATS very soon and if all goes to plan my AIB after that. However, I was informed by my ACLO that the selection board for Aircrew is at the start of Febuary for the May intake. As I will most likely be trying for...
  9. W

    Passed AIB however told selection unlikely

    Hi all I passed my AIB recently however was informed by the board president that my likelihood for selection for the BRNC May intake is unlikely due to my final board mark and the high competition for my chosen branch. However this may be subject to change. Does anybody have any suggestions...
  10. J

    Passed AIB with a near Perfect Score, what can I do while I wait?

    So this week I passed my AIB with a near perfect score, the Board President said it was the best score he had seen from a potential Warfare candidate in a fair few years. He is also more than confident that I will be selected for the May intake. I was just wondering what happens now while I...
  11. M

    Commissioned without going to AIB?

    Anybody know anything about the WOWEAs and/or WOMEAs who got commissions without going to AIB? Faslane during the 90s I believe. Also believe that they were couldn't get promoted beyond LT.
  12. Anchor Faced

    Training pipeline question

    I am told that the post-BRNC training pipeline for warfare officers is on Defence Gateway, but despite clicking around and use of search button have not seen it. Can anyone advise on where it is please? Asking because someone who recently passed it says his entire board was asked at AIB what...
  13. P

    Numeracy for AIB.

    Hi, I've got my AIB in 5 weeks (Christ!). I'm slightly panicking about the numeracy section of the test. I would really appreciate if somebody could help me with how to prepare. Could anyone clarify what I really need to nail down in order to get a good score? I under performed during the RT...
  14. dnnidlc

    BRNC - Training Management Officer

    So I've applied for Training Management Officer, and I'm currently waiting to hear back to begin the process of going for the initial face to face, at my nearest AFCO. I've read many threads on here dated from years back, and they're all stating various different timescales from the beginning...
  15. J

    Warfare Officers - Awaiting Sift Interview

    Hi, I've recently passed my PJFT In 10:30. I'm waiting for my AFCO to get in touch with me and give me my date for my Sift Interview. I was wondering if anyone else has applied and is at the same stage as me, I've been told to expect a January intake with a view to me completing my AIB in...
  16. W

    Up-to-date General Entry Officer Training Pipeline

    Hi everyone. I'm currently preparing for my SIFT interview (although, it appears to be called a Career Discussion now). Can anyone assist with a detailed chronology of the training pipeline (Post AIB) for an RNR Young Officer? I am aware there have been changes over the years. Having spent...
  17. B

    Will my AIB score get me into Dartmouth for Observer

    I know. I shouldn't be asking this question as there are a million threads on it. However I can't find one especially for Observers so just thought I would pop the question. After a bit of chopping and changing I've passed FATS for Observer and have passed AIB with a score of 108. Now obviously...
  18. MenInSlacks

    SIFT

    Hello again all, Having passed the PJFT by the skin of the teeth (due to stupidly pulling my calf training for it :confused:) I was just wondering if anyone had advice on, or experience with, what I should buff up on before my SIFT interview? (And additionally, anything that would be good for...
  19. T

    SUY Eligibility

    Good evening everyone, I'm new to the forum and hopefully I can get involved with some of the other discussions on here in due course, but for now I'm sorry to say it's take, take, take. I was just wondering if any of you good people could answer a question for me. I'm considering raising my...
  20. MenInSlacks

    RNR General Entry Officer

    Hi all this might be a long one, After some help on another thread I have cemented my desire to become an RNR officer (never any real doubt just some concerns about travel expenses) while studying at university with the hopes of going full time when I graduate. I was just wondering if anyone...

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