All about Ratings entry into the Royal Navy/Royal Marines

Discussion in 'Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting' started by Ninja_Stoker, Sep 16, 2007.

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  1. Ninja_Stoker

    Ninja_Stoker War Hero Moderator

    Follow the link for a guide to the Selection Process:

    Selection process

    Admininstration Tips to ensure your selection runs smoothly:

    TO ENSURE YOU GET THE EARLIEST POSSIBLE ENTRY DATE YOU MUST:

    Ú¤ FULLY complete & return all application forms- Check Full postal addresses of nominated referees.

    Ú¤ Pass Recruiting Test

    Ú¤ Pass Selection Interview

    Ú¤ Return FULLY completed Security Questionnaire- must be BLACK ink, covering a full 5 years of previous addresses of yourself & parents (& partner, if applicable)

    Ú¤ Pass eyesight test (Ideally before medical)

    Ú¤ Pass Medical

    Ú¤ Ensure both references are completed & returned by your nominated referees- CHECK.

    Ú¤ Pass Pre-Joining Fitness Test

    Ú¤ Pass Selection Boards (Nurses, Musicians & Royal Marines only)
    Ú¤ Provide 4 X colour passport photographs.

    Ú¤ Return all completed entry documentation upon receipt- do not delay

    Ú¤ Possess a valid passport- CHECK

    YOU WILL DELAY YOUR APPLICATION PENDING COMPLETION OF THE ABOVE
     
  2. Ninja_Stoker

    Ninja_Stoker War Hero Moderator

    Re: How to join the Royal Navy/Royal Marines

     
  3. Ninja_Stoker

    Ninja_Stoker War Hero Moderator

    Re: All about Ratings entry into the Royal Navy/Royal Marine

     
  4. Hi just wanna know would my age be a barrier to promotion if i join the navy as a supply chain logistician at 28???
     
  5. Would that be an SA in old money?
     
  6. Ninja_Stoker

    Ninja_Stoker War Hero Moderator

    Re: All about Ratings entry into the Royal Navy/Royal Marine

    Kingfisher: No.

    Waspie: Yes.
     
  7. Re: All about Ratings entry into the Royal Navy/Royal Marine

    I am waiting for a date but have not done the things u mentioned in ur first post:

    Provide 4 X colour passport photographs.

    Ú¤ Return all completed entry documentation upon receipt- do not delay

    Ú¤ Possess a valid passport- CHECK
     
  8. Thanks!! how long does it take to get promoted?? Ive been told its 4 yrs and by that time I'll be 32. Would that restrict my entry for officer as pay as a rate is pants!
     
  9. Re: All about Ratings entry into the Royal Navy/Royal Marine

    hey i passed my phychometric test thank god! and have my interview on the 19th/nov thanx for the pointers its a real help,
     
  10. Re: All about Ratings entry into the Royal Navy/Royal Marine

    have just received a provisional date from the navy and wondered how long it is untill u get ur final date?
    or wat the process is now?
    x
     
  11. Re: All about Ratings entry into the Royal Navy/Royal Marine

    What is the time scale for all that recruitment jazz at the top? I.e rough wait between each step.

    thanks
     

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