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  1. Lewys2003

    Mine Clearance Diver/Specialist Seaman.

    Morning everyone, Just a quick question to ask anyone who's been through the process, I was told about 2 weeks ago that I could not pursue my role as an Observer as I had a history of asthma. Even though I was quite gutted, I am still very motivated to join the RN and just was asking about...
  2. G

    Stay as RNR or transfer to URNU?

    Hi all, looking for some advice. I’m currently an AB2 in the RNR and have recently passed out of Phase 1 training. I am starting university in September and doing medicine. My goal long term is to do a medical cadetship and then join the regulars as a medical officer. I have a few months to...
  3. S

    wrongly medically unfit

    I was charged as medically unfit due to calcium deposits, found in y kidneys back in 2011, I have recently been to the hospital and had a check up to prove that this information was obsolete, according the my medical results and my GP I am both physically and mentally healthy enough to join the...
  4. M

    F2F Medical - What to expect?

    Hi all, Could anyway provide me with an up to date ‘what to expect’ at face to face medical appointments. Apologies if there is already a thread on this, I have looked but all previous threads are either old or specific to a condition somebody is worried about. Thanks in advance.
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  6. P

    Peak flow results

    So I've sent off my peak flow results as of yesterday and waiting for any word back and starting to get nervous. Is this normal and how do I have to wait for my results and next stage. I have applied for the warfare specialist role for context
  7. Bloejogs

    Face to Face Medical, broken tooth furthest back.

    Checked to see whether anyone’s posted about the Face to Face medical regarding the dental check and a broken tooth but can’t find any to get an idea for my case. The broken tooth is furthest back on the top left, never had any pain and only happened to notice it recently. Tried with my dentist...
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  9. L

    Medical help

    Ive recently just had my phone triage and ive been made TMU, what's the likelihood ill be made medically unift? I broke both my arms in a moterbike accident in 2018, ive had a few infections related to a wisdom tooth and an ear infection. We later found out this was due to, mostly, lifestyle...
  10. C

    Actual availability of advertised Roles

    Hi My Son is at College doing Public Services and expected to stay on for the next few years to study Applied Science. We have been looking at various roles within Navy, NHS, Fire Service and some of the Navy Student Medical roles shown on the Navy website sound really great, with University...
  11. L

    Eyesight standards for Royal Marines

    Hi all, I know this has been discussed but just asking from a different perspective the eyesight standards are 6/60 uncorrected and 6/12 corrected. Does this mean when you go for eyesight test you just have to pass 6/60 if you do not wear glasses? Or, do you need to achieve both to pass the...
  12. M

    MA to Nurse?

    Hi there, I'm currently looking into a couple things and became curious about whether someone can join as an MA and progress to become a Naval Nursing Student, or even go as far as becoming a Nursing Officer. For some background, I'm currently a HCA (Healthcare Assistant) on the staff bank in...
  13. R

    Medical depression

    Hi all, new here. looking for some clarification and advice on the medical side of things if anyone can be off assistance. I have carefully looked over both the online medical eligibility form and also the capita medical questionnaire Hoping to join RNR but also expecting the strong...
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  15. J

    TMU Migraine

    A worried mum here… just need some clarification, if anyone can help? Daughter had her triage medical on the phone today, when asked the question “have you seen a GP within 5 years?” Daughter mentioned that she had a migraine 2.5 yrs ago and GP diagnosed it as a Migraine with aura. She hasn’t...
  16. D

    Medical SMOSE

    I am currently in the process of joining the Navy, and I am at my final hurdle which is my medical. I had my in person medical on the 28th of May, told my case had to be reviewed by the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) and today I called Capita up with them saying the CMO has now sent my case to...
  17. S

    Accidentally gave Capita the wrong info

    I applied for the Royal Navy near the end of January I passed the interview and was moved onto the medical process which obviously is through Capita. I can't remember the last time I went to the doctors so I asked my mum what doctors I was with to make sure I got it right when filling out the...
  18. W

    Face to face medical

    Hi there, I have just been given a date for my face to face medical and am now worried about whether I can still be turned away due to a skin condition I had a while ago, I have been off the steroid cream for 4 years now. Capita were happy with my doctors notes on the issue and deemed me fit...
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  20. J

    Medical question capita heart condition

    Sorry probably lots of these type of posts. I have sent my questionnaire of to capita, the only condition I have is a hole in my heart (VSD), this does not affect me in anyway and I have to go for a check up every 3 years, the hole in my heart is so small that it isn’t necessary to have surgery...
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