New to this site so bear with me!
I applied by mistake of applying to be marine engineer.
i thought I did quite well in the test but obviously not?!
I have a 3 month wait to reapply, does it matter which role you go for & your test result.
I’m thinking of just applying to be a...
Welcome to this forum, the Aim of this forum is to provide help to applicants going through the application/ recruitment process for the RFA as an APPRENTICE.
I was in the RFA as a chef apprentice back in January 2019, I have a huge passion for the company and it’s staff and...
I called RFA HQ today and asked for an update on my and my friends application SIFT.
SIFT is currently underway for a few apprenticeships and results are being sent out within a week.
COVID: Check your Royal Navy Portal as results will be on there also.
Just thought I’d share...
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 ;)
Hi all, I have my heart set on applying for the rfa and I was wanting to know more about the swimming elements of joining. From the information I have found there is no swimming test to join, but you do have to complete a basic sea survival course and I would like to no more about it?
Can anyone that has passed the ENG1 and is overweight shed some light on the requirements? I’m currently 5ft7 and 17.8st down from 21st. I’m concerned I may be too overweight to pass but wanted to know if there was anyone the same or even higher that’s passed?
I’m aware I may need to do a step...
Good afternoon first time posting!
I failed my eye test for the Royal navy. I was looking at RFA for a second opportunity. However, I don't know if failing the eye test for the rn means I'd fail it for the auxiliary too?
Really want a nautical career and running out of options!
Any advice would...
Hey, I am due to start my chef apprentice ship with the RFA in 3 weeks at HMS RALEIGH and I’m just looking for a little information. How in-depth are the English, maths and IT tests you have to do as I’m not good at maths ;)? What would you recommend me to take with me? On weekends is there much...
New to the forum and I haven't been able to find this information so far, hopefully you can assist.
1- Do RFA staff when on deployment (outside of UK waters) receive an operational allowance, similar to that of HM Armed Forces?
2- Upon completing BRNC (officers) do you receive a pay increase...
Hi all, new to this site.
Recently out of university (22), looks like I will be achieving a 2:1 in Mathematics. I have been looking through royal navy.mod.uk at jobs in logistics and see two roles that appeal to me:
1: Logistics Officer (Surface Fleet) -...
I have my interview for the Chef's apprenticeship on Tuesday, and if I'm perfectly honest, I'm nervous as hell.
Does anyone have any pointers or could let me know the general gist of the questions that are asked etc?