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    Diver live-in/hell week?

    I've heard during divers course, there's a hell week. Anyone care to shed some light?
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    Entry route

    Afternoon, I've been out the Army about 2 years and want to look at joining as a mine clearance diver, however I've heard the job has a shocking waiting list for the PDA and diver medical. Instead of doing that I'm looking to join as a mine warfare specialist then hopefully transfer branch to...
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    Clearance Diver Deployments

    Gents, I know this seems a bit of a daft question but how often would a RN Diver expect to deploy? I am currently serving as a SNCO in the RAF but am looking to transfer although I am aware that the branch is currently closed. The question is more for my wife, currently I deploy every 2 years...
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    mine clearance diver

    Im currently applying for the role of mine clearance diver, the waiting list correct as of today is till 2021, which the AFCO told me they received on the friday just gone. I have booked in for my PADI open water course, starting in 2 weeks to try get as much dive experience as possible before...
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    MCD or ME

    I'm currently a few months into my navy application as an MCD, I have passed my psych test, eye test & medical. I had my selection interview at my local AFCO yesterday morning with my careers adviser, he told me he would give me a 'partial pass' meaning he would not give me a date for my PJFT...
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    Help choosing an alternative role

    So I applied to the Royal Navy at the start of the year with the hopes of becoming a mine clearance diver. I passed my aptitude test and interview stage and was told after my medical and pre-navy fitness test it could be 6-12 months before I could attend the final potential divers assessment. I...
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    Joint as a Royal Navy Clarence Diver

    Okay so first off, the I want to say I can swim and run and all that mullaa I just want to know what you do during the divers training and how long you have to wait till you get on the training ground for it. I'm currently in royal marine training ground but will be going to the divers soon...
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    PEDA Date August 2nd

    Hello, I was wondering if anybody else on here has the same PEDA date as me which is the 2nd of august 2016? If so we can share training tips etc.
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    Just completed medical - Waiting on fitness test - Improving Fitness

    Hi All, I completed my Diver medical yesterday and am now waiting for my fitness test date Any tips on ways to get my time down on 1.5mile. I last ran it in 10:48 still above that 10:30 mark needed Cheers CG