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    CPC tips

    Hello, so I recently just completed my CPC North in Caledonia and wanted to offer a few tips for those joining up that I wish I’d had known going up . Take a digital watch - I’d advise taking a casio or something similar, they’re very affordable and will be the most useful thing you take with...
  2. themuddyduck

    Chances of being recruited as a single mum?

    Hi all, Just wanted to know what my chances are of a successful application for recruitment as a single mum of 1. (I'm 25 yrs young) I have applied 3 years ago and made it as far as my PRNC but failed the run as I wasnt in the right frame of mind and didnt try again as life had different plans...
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    Waiting for PRNC date

    Hello and firstly I’d like to apologise In advance about discussing a topic that has been raised before, but I couldn’t find anything up to date since the PRNC has restarted post Covid. I got my medical pass after been TMU’d since March at the end of October and before I reach out to my AFCO...
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    PRNC presentation task.

    So for RN Police we have to research and present information on the role of the RNP in todays Navy... Other than the recruitment website and the info provided by the AFCO which is identical is there any more information I can find as its very little and doesn't tell you alot? Or am I...
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    Raleigh on October 4th?

    Hey! I’ve recently been told that I will be heading to Raleigh on October 4th but have not yet been told my PRNC date yet and Im a little concerned! I’d love to find people going at the same time as me so I’m not going in blind and if anyone has any advice about when or where I can get my PRNC...
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    PRNC - Pre Joining Navy Course

    Is this still going ahead due to covid 19?
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    High Priority Roles

    Hi I was just wondering if anyone knows if you apply for a high priority role do you still have to do the PRNC or do you get streamed straight to Raleigh?
  8. 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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    I know this topic is getting over talked in every part of our lives. However, I have and I'm sure others on here have had their applications halted due to the virus. I have just had my recruitment test cancelled which was due tomorrow. Now I've been informed they will hopfully be able to move...
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    Twisted ankle! PRNC

    Hello guys, Really gutted atm looking for advice. I have been training really hard for the last few months, I have my prnc on Monday (09). Today I went on a casual light jog and rolled my ankle over a cobble, looks like I’ve twisted it pretty well. It’s swollen, so I am following RICE. My...
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    Caledonia - PRNC

    My PRNC is on Monday. My best friend is in the navy and done this course last year. However, he got train tickets and heard from someone before going. I haven’t heard and only found this out yesterday. He has told me to just get the train to the link for the mini bus. I just don’t know when I...
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    PRNC January 13th 2020

    Just putting this up for any other people who have their PRNC on 13/01/2020 so we can at least have someone we know when we get there or to help while preparing for it
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    PRNC South - 03rd June 2019

    Hi all, here is my account of my PRNC at HMS Collingwood. I’ll do my best to be as detailed as possible when speaking about the main parts of the course. As always, any questions, just post them below or send me a message. Monday I arrived at Fareham station on Monday afternoon and there were...
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    Are PRNC still a thing? Do I still need to complete it before basic training? My AFCO said I’m all ready for a start date at Raleigh but I haven’t done a PRNC so I’m a bit confused.
  15. Gor9819

    PRNC Date/Start Date

    Hi all, I have my PRNC on the 27th of May at MOD Caledonia and my entry date is the 14th of July, just wondering if there’s anyone on here with these same dates?
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    Alright, just wondering if anyone has any advice they can give me for the PRNC? Going to do it in May and have heard people saying that the fitness is thougher than Raleigh, no idea if that’s true or not.
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    Royal Navy PRNC - April 1st 2019

    Hi there, So I go for my PRNC on the 1st of April 2019 at MoD Caledonia in Scotland. I was just wondering if there is anyone else on here that will be there? FYI - My entry date for HMS Raleigh is 30th June. Thanks
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    Unsure about decision.

    Hello, I have completed my application for a Weapons engineering technician and after a 5 or so month wait from August finally got my PRNC and Raleigh date which is another 6 months wait, however I how since been browsing forums and talking to people I know have realised that weapons...
  19. 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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    Worried about Fitness for PRNC

    Hi all, just passed my PJFT by the skin of my teeth (12 minutes 8 seconds) worried that my fitness isn't high enough for PRNC and of course i want to improve this. Any ideas?