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    Selection interview

    Hello, I have my video call interview coming up soon and was wondering if wearing a headset would be acceptable for it. Thank you.
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    CIS Apprentice Interview

    Hi, I have my RFA interview on 6th April for the CIS Apprentice role. I feel as if I have done a good amount of research and revision but there are a few things I am unsure of, if someone could help me out a little bit I would really appreciate it! First off, I have looked at other forums to...
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    Interview-Royal Marines 2021

    Hi, I was just wondering if anyone can give me any details on the sort of questions they'll ask during the interview, as well as likely questions around the royal marines history. I have seen other threads asking much the same thing, however they all seem quite old...
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    CIS interview

    I am due to have my interview for the CIS role. If anyone knows what sort of questions they’ll be asking/and or answers they are looking for. I’d greatly appreciate some advice. TIA.
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    Communications Specialist (CIS) - Surface Fleet

    Hello again.RN Interview is tomorrow morning.I cannot find any info on what surface ships I could be assigned to.What ships could I be assigned to as a communications specialist?Thank you
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    Some questions about the LSO (Trainee) Role ahead of my SIFT Interview

    Hello Guys,As a bit of a lurker on Rum Ration, I know that people understandably get rather irked by those of us who turn up and say "hey, tell me everything about the role I've applied for!" and in doing so demonstrate that we haven't done the slightest bit of research for ourselves ;) So...
  7. ShazoozleBamboozle

    Application Process - Commonwealth Candidate

    Hello everyone! Sorry if I do post this in the wrong area, first time here. Right, the reason I'm starting this is because there are plenty of Commonwealth candidates who usually post up questions regarding this and at first, like them I was scavenging through this forum to find something...
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    Good evening ladies and gents, hope you’re all well. I am after some info to help me with my AAS(SM) interview coming up shortly if anyone could be so kind! I have used the search button tool but I honestly can’t seem to put all the pieces of the jigsaw together. What is the actual training...
  9. jsdoddy

    Next Stage - RNR

    Hi All,I am now at the final stages of my application to the RNR (General Entry Officer). I am at the point of Triage over the phone.I have been told that I will be able to join up at my local RNR branch for Phase-0 training either way, prior to completing fitness test and then move on to...
  10. OC Stupid

    Material to read before entering

    Evening folks,I'm currently in the application process of joining as a Warfare Intelligence Officer and I'm bewildered by the kind of material I should read before the AIB, a lot of the links on this forum are out of date and I was wondering whether you guys had any recommendations, so far my...
  11. potnoodle

    First interview

    So obviously with the corona virus a lot of things have been cancelled (understandably) and so my psychometric resit had been cancelled and they went off my gcse results instead (which actually worked out better for me haha!) anyways they explained that I’ll have my first interview over the...
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    Unsure of Job role

    Good evening, I'm new here, but I have a question about recruitment. I chose the job role of ET ME (sub) but am worried that it may not be the right role for me. I hear from others that submariners (when deployed) may not travel a lot which is part of the reason I'm joining. I have had my RT and...
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    What to bring to the interview

    Hello, I've got my interview coming up next week and i'm having a problems with certificates. Recently moved house and everything is in boxes so very hard to find the OFFICIAL documents. I've taken my GCSE results and my two years of college results off my college website, this grades are the...
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    Officer Interview

    Evening all,Apologies as I know officer interviews have been done to death on here. Would just like some clarification as I have my first officer interview on the 12th of March. Is this interview the equivalent of the old sift interview where you are questioned about the Navy as a whole? Or is...
  15. themuddyduck

    Recruitment Timelines

    I haven't seen any recent recruitment timelines on here (Probably looking at the wrong places lol). Anyways, here's a new thread and I'm proper nosy. I want to know what your timeline is like beginning from the time you made your online application.Here's mine so far;Made and Sent Online...
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    warfare officer?

    hi guys,I have passed my RT and now im off for my interview for warfare officer. I want to go in with as much knowledge as possible so I can answer everything thrown my way. can anyone tell me what the main responsibilities/ secondary roles of a warfare officer please? and/or even perhaps run...
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    Information for the interview

    Hello, I recently passed my RT test very well and I have my interview booked next week. I have read about the questions I will be asked about. But an area I lack in would be the service questions. When they called me they said to learn about things on basic training, the 10 week program, what...
  18. ws1602

    2018 Application - Step by Step

    Hello, so I have recently started my application for Warfare Specialist in the Navy. I thought that I would try, to my best ability, and document each step and give as much advice as possible. I know that there is advice out there for individual sections but I plan to compile all onto this one...
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    Interview/medical/fitness test expiration?

    Hi,I was just wondering if the initial interview, medical and PJFT expire after a certain amount of time?I had my initial interview Apr 2017, finally passed my medical Oct 2017 and my PJFT in Nov 2017 but my provisional start date isn't until September 2018.Any advice will be appreciated.
  20. PaulieGualtieri

    Father in prison, will this affect my application?

    Hi guys,I'm 17 and in the middle of my application process (Passed psychometric test awaiting medical) but I can't help but worry about the selection interview, particularly the 'What does dad do?' question. Basically my dad is currently serving 9 years in prison for GBH, he's never been to...