1. K

    Royal Navy test and Roles

    Recently applied for the Royal Navy as I had in the past but failed the test for the role In which I applied for, they then offered me a chef position and I stupidly turned it down due to some of the stories I’ve heard such as they don’t get time off and don’t get to the see world as much as the...
  2. 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...
  3. I

    Question of whether I would be accepted due to drug use in medical history?

    Hey I am interested in joining the royal navy and have been for a while, its just now however that I'm thinking about applying. The only thing i'm worried about is I have had to go to the hospital in the past due to cocaine use (I thought I was having a heart attack). It was only the one time...
  4. L

    Delete please

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  5. J

    Capita Triage Call and what best to do now?

    Hello, So I have had my Capita Triage call and they are contacting my GP for information regarding 'Low Mood' around Novmeber 2015. They have stated that if the incident is just November 2015 it is a straight pass however if the problem is a bit more extended e.g January, will this just be a...
  6. D

    Dartmouth or RNP? Advice needed

    Looking for advice on a career change. Currently in the process of applying for Logistics Officer role as I want to push myself to be an officer in the Navy, I've found I keep drifting off to the same thought of where it could take me while I'm at work doing some menial task at work so figured...
  7. 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...
  8. S

    Thinking of joining the RNR but unsure

    Hi all. I'm a 17 year old female who looks about 12 and is incredibly socially anxious/introverted. I'm just wondering what the process of joining the reserves is like. I understand that there are interviews, tests and medicals etc but I have a few questions on the actual joining of the RNR too...
  9. ws1602

    Joining the RN

    Hello, So I've been trying to join the Navy since the age of 15 but initially couldn't because I was underweight. I had passed the psychometric test and interview but need to put the weight on, I then went for another medical passed on weight but failed due to the Dr wanting a 6 month record...
  10. D

    Need Medical advice ASAP!

    Hi, I am 16 years old I am just about to finish my GCSEs and wish to join the Royal Navy, its been a life long ambition, and I have had a naval family since the 1800s. I did however receive the news that I am not eligible to be "a military man" by a doctor due to a heart condition, I have a...
  11. Z

    Rejection from Army.. same with RN?

    I've recently been rejected by the army twice due to back pain from 2013. It said something along the lines of '12 weeks or more of back pain results in rejection' I've had time to reconsider my options and i'm thinking about the royal navy reserves. I can't find any medical eligibility for...
  12. Deadeyethejedi

    Guidance on Criminal Records

    Hey guys, So some advice would go along way as you can guess by the title on the thread , yes I have a criminal record. To outline it simply and I was brought up in care from the age of 11 but don't need to go into that side of it, I started getting into quite a bit of trouble when I was 14 for...
  13. C

    Hydrography or Meteorology?

    I am trying to join the Royal Navy as a hydrographer or meteorologist, can anybody let me know the pros and cons of each, what the roles entail and how long is training and where? Answers are much appreciated! - CeeJay
  14. C

    Security clearance after living in China...?

    Hi, I've put in my application for Training Management Officer recently, and waiting to meet with an AFCO adviser. I returned from a 2 year stint teaching in China 21 months ago. This has led to failed security clearances for jobs in the civil service and I'm worried this is going to be a...
  15. J

    Could I Delay My Entry Date To Finish Uni?

    Hi, Im currently studying at university and am midway through my first year, I've already applied to RN and have my RT coming up soon. Since applying for RN, I've changed my course so I won't be doing a placement year (2 years to go now, not 3), however I would still like to finish university...
  16. MenInSlacks

    Passed RT now Initial officer interview

    Hello again all, Firstly I wanted to again thank everyone who replied to my previous threads, even the sarcastic bastards ;D . However moving forward as the title suggests I am moving onto the next part of the officer process which is my initial officer interview and am looking for any help or...
  17. MenInSlacks

    Which is wrong?

    On the shiny new navy site they've made an online version of the Basic RT test usually found in the little booklet. This sounds great.... however when doing said test for the 1 millionth time (but the first time on the computer) I came across some discrepancies with the paper copy. In the...
  18. T

    Joining the Royal Marines

    How long does the process take? - are there a certain number of intakes a year?
  19. B

    Considering Joining the Royal Navy post graduation

    Good evening all. I am in my final year of university and I'll graduating in 2017. I've considered joining since leaving school but decided to stay in education. During my first year of university, I considered leaving and joining as a rating however the careers adviser noted that if I...
  20. Solidus

    A Levels and Officer Entry

    Hello, Apologies in advance if this question has already been answered in a previous thread, but struggled to find an exact answer. I am 26 years old and looking to join the Royal Navy as an officer, however when I left school many years ago I only acquired 120 UCAS points (180 needed for...