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Navy warfare terms of service..

RossFW74

Newbie
hi,
I've been struggling to find the terms of service and the length of service for the Royal Navy, can someone please tell me where to find this information. Thanks
 

Ninja_Stoker

War Hero
Moderator
In short: 12 Year contract.

If you join, you can opt out (leave) after 4 weeks, up until week 26. Thereafter, you must complete phase 1&2 training, serve 30 months & can then submit 12 months notice to quit at any point.

Those under 18 may quit up until their 18th birthday regardless of return of service.

Those passing for leading rate automatically have their contract extended to 20 years.
 

Seadog

War Hero
Moderator
Those entering the Careers Service will serve so long they will receive a State Funeral. The Duke of Edinburgh will read the eulogy, 1SL will blub.
 
In short: 12 Year contract.

If you join, you can opt out (leave) after 4 weeks, up until week 26. Thereafter, you must complete phase 1&2 training, serve 30 months & can then submit 12 months notice to quit at any point.

Those under 18 may quit up until their 18th birthday regardless of return of service.

Those passing for leading rate automatically have their contract extended to 20 years.


The RN police direct entry has you as a killick upon completion of training in 60 odd weeks or so, is this branch automatically a 20 year contract as well?
 
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