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    BRNC May 2020

    I’m trying to get in for the May intake for the fleet air arm. Has anyone heard yet? I ask because FAA candidates seem to find out 3 months before the joining date, and I haven’t heard anything from my ACLO
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    RFA Training at BRNC

    Hi, I'm one of the RFA cadets currently training at Britannia Royal Navy College. We have 4 deck, 2 logistics and 6 marine engineering cadets in our division. If you have any questions about Dartmouth or the RFA training here, feel free to ask!
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    Potential RFA Officers - I'm happy to share my 2019 experience of interview process, BRNC, etc.

    If you are considering joining the RFA as an officer, and given how much information I've seen which was either out of date, contradictory, or just plain wrong, I thought it would be useful to share my successful experience (which is current as of August 2019). If this helps one person I will...
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    Deck Officer Cadet

    Hi all, new member here! I have applied the the RFA as Deck Officer Cadet and have already passed the psychometrics and my Sift Interview is fast approaching. I've been revising like mad but I still have a few queries that I know I'll have to answer correctly but I can't seem to find definite...
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    Starting BRNC in January- Potential role change?

    A slot has opened up for me to start officer training in January, I got this offer today, which I accepted of course (Giving me only one months notice). I passed FATs back in March for ATC and Observer but just missed out on pilot which is what I originally wanted. I passed AIB in September. I...
  6. dnnidlc

    BRNC - Sleeping arrangements

    General question regarding BRNC, and the sleeping arrangements - just to clarify some extra details about the 30 weeks for my general knowledge. After watching the BRNC documentary which was an entry that passed out in 2012, and re-watching it maybe six/seven times, are the sleeping...
  7. dnnidlc

    RN Recruitment Test

    I've been emailed about my details now being given to my AFCO, and they've said someone will contact me to arrange my test. They've said alternatively that I can contact them via email or phone, and they've given the contact details. Would they look at me calling first/emailing first before...
  8. 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...
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    BRNC - Confirmation Course

    Firstly, let me apologise for starting yet another thread. I think (hope) this will be the last one prior to my upcoming sift interview. In addition to the overall training pipeline (For those of you looking for this, @CmdKeen helpfully gave a detailed account of the current training pipeline...
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    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...
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    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...
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    UCAS Points, The Lack Thereof

    Hi NavyNet, First post and, hopefully, not my last. I'm currently in the process of applying to join the RNR as a Logs officer. One problem I have encountered is the number of UCAS points required. I did not do well at school at all and, frankly, during my A-Levels, nothing could have...
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    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...
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    Advice wanted: Offered Observer but always had Pilot as my first choice

    Good Afternoon all Sorry its a bit of a long one but thank you for the taking the time to read this thread I'm sure this has been an issue for many aircrew hopefuls before me, however I'm just looking for some fresh and sound advice (with the minimum level of bias if possible) from people...
  15. Bill6001

    Army Reservist transfer to Royal Navy Officer

    Hi guys! Quick question for anyone in the know, I am a CPL in the reserves and am hopefully going to BRNC shortly. Does anyone know if this is a "transfer" or do I technically leave the TA then join the RN? Also as I have some rank and a little experience would I receive any other benefits...
  16. 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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    Body Mass Index too low - BRNC January 2017

    Hi everyone, I am commencing my Initial Officer Training at BRNC on the 2nd January 2017. I have one concern. I am a keen runner, 21 year old female, 175cm tall, with a weight of 50.7kg. This puts me on the BMI scale at 16.5. My healthy weight range according to NHS BMI calculator is 56.7kg...
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    Senior Upper Yardsmen (SUY) Course 2016

    I am on the staff at BRNC and the DO for the SUY Course. I have created this thread for those attending BRNC in the near future as an additional comms stream. Full Joining instructions are available under the SUY link in the Training Departments Section BRNC homepage which can be accessed...
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    Confusion over the current IFT at BRNC

    Hi guys, I'll hopefully have my sift interview sometime soon and just want to make sure everything is squared away and there is one issue with my understanding of the initial fleet time that occurs at BRNC. I am lead to believe they changed the basic training programme around 2014 reducing the...
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    BRNC: January 2016 Intake

    Thought since there didn't already seem to be a thread for this, I should make one. I got the call today. I will be joining BRNC on January 4th 2015 for Warfare. Absolutely shitting myself.