1. Kirkmania

    Officers And Gentlemen (BRNC) (2012) TV Series

    Officers and Gentlemen (BRNC) (2012) is a documentary on Britannia Royal Naval College officer training at Dartmouth. Filmed by the award-winning film company Tigerlily, the series of four programmes follows a cohort of Officer Cadets from their arrival at BRNC through to the Passing-out Parade...
  2. EliteBlue

    Any genuine tips for BRNC?

    Hi all I recently passed an AIB (about 3 weeks ago) and I also managed to get a place, training set to commence January 2022 (fairly close so I was happy about that). I wads wondering if anyone could give me any (serious) advice, whether personal or general- bearing in mind I'm 18 and will...
  3. S

    AOP 2021 Guidance

    Hello - I am enrolled on the AOP 2021 - I was wondering if there was anyone who had done the AOP in the last few years that I can ask some questions? They are very basic and not based on the training pipeline or syllabus, more day to day living; What is a typical day? Start time/end time. 6am...
  4. H

    Residential Waiver?

    Only just been informed I need a residential waiver having lived in an EU country for little over 6 months in the last 5 years. How long do these things take? Anything that can be done to speed it up? Is it worth assuming I’ll be deferred to next intake and not handing in notice to current job?
  5. J

    BRNC Intake- May 2021

    Hello all, Recently, I passed my vAIB for Warfare and I've been given 10th May 2021 as my intake date. I don't see any other threads about this date, so thought id start one to make some connections. Who else is due on the May 21 intake? Also, does anyone have any advice on the kind of kit I...
  6. H

    Watch duty at BRNC?

    Hello all, I have passed AIB and looking to start training this year. During phase 1 is there watch duty in field and on ex etc? I know this is the case for the army and thought due to being field based it might be the same
  7. D

    BRNC intake January 2021

    Did a quick search and didn't find any thread for Jan 2021. Passed my vAIB a while back and had my aircrew medical, I've heard rumours that AIB may be announcing the list for January's intake early so any updates would be greatly appreciated.
  8. G

    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
  9. S

    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!
  10. S

    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...
  11. L

    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...
  12. D

    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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. W

    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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. C

    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...
  20. 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...