hi all this may seem like a silly trivial question but as i dont know the answer it aint that silly to me. i'm currentlt applying for et(mesm) after basic training at raleigh i go onto do futher submariner training then onto do engineering, but what if between the end of one course finishing and the next starting if there was a gap of longer than say a week what happens? are you put on leave? sent to a careers office? or given other things to do i've spoke to some lads in army and they get sent to careers offices between phase training is the navy the same.