Hello everyone...its a great honor to be here, this forum is very informative and knowledgeable......over the past few years i have been considering joing the royal navy, i finish my studies in college graduated with an associate degree in Information Technology and am now presently working with the government in the IT Department however am now ready to start my application process........ last years march 2011 they send me the package with the booklets and the guide note to sign and return, and the RT booklets, would like to know if its still valid... however i am from a commonwealth country and there are limited jobs available for us.... royal marines royal marines band service chef stores accountant (logistics supply chain) dental surgery assistant commonwealth citizen also eligible to join the following however there is current no vacancies so there so have to wait a 12 months to join the following engineering technician naval airman medical assistance naval nurse 1. so say for instance if i wanna join as a logistics supply chain how long is the process and do i have to wait 12 months or less or i join immediate....??? 2. what is the minimum wight? am 5feet 9inches??? 3. what are the pro and cons for each jobs available??? 4. they also asking for a letter from the occupants of that address to confirm that you are staying with them.... to whom do they have to addresses the letter to and what should it entitles?? and lastly am presently working and only allow 2 weeks holiday so would that's be enough for the selection process of RT, Eyesight examination, interview medical ???? how long to you have to wait to do each.....can you do it within 2 weeks, and laslty can i arrange the time i would be available for the RT....... THANKS YOU AND WOULD BE WAITING FOR A RESPONSE ANYONE HERE FROM THE CARIBBEAN OR COMMONWEALTH WHO APPLY CAN ALSO EXPLAIN THE PROCESS???