Navy Net - Royal Navy Community

Register a free account today to become a member! Once signed in, you'll be able to participate on this site by adding your own topics and posts, as well as connect with other members through your own private inbox!

TMO information

Navyplym

Midshipman
Hi I was wondering if anyone could help me with some information.
I am hoping to join the Navy as a TMO and was wondering is this role currently undersubscribed or is there lots of competition for it? I know certain roles are competitive. I have my recruitment tests next week and then I know there is an AIB after if I am successful could anyone help with info on the AIB I know its a 2 day course at HMS Sultan but is anyone doing their training for this role or has recently done the AIB who could help with some advice and advice about the role. I really want to join and really like the look of the job too.

Thanks
 

Ninja_Stoker

War Hero
Moderator
There's shortage of TMOs, to the extent the entry parameters are as broad as they have ever been. Now is as good a time to apply as any.
 

Navyplym

Midshipman
Oh good that's encouraging :) I just have to pass the RT and then pass the AIB which I have heard is hard. If they are short of TMO's are they likely to be more willing to have me, and be less picky in a way. Positive thinking!!
 

Navyplym

Midshipman
After my RT will I have to do a sift interview? which I am guessing is an interview for my chosen branch role, will this be after my tests on the same day or at a different point? For a TMO does the 50% pass mark still apply in the tests or will I need to gain higher?
 

Ninja_Stoker

War Hero
Moderator
You'll have a brief, initial officer career interview after the recruit test, based around the carefully completed Officer Application Questionnaire you arrived with. This is to confirm where you are with your preparations and where you need to be for Sift. Make sure you bring ALL educational certificates.

After this you'll be given forms to complete and return, we like forms.

This entails getting an eyetest at a local opticians, and returning the optician report form together with a medical questionnaire. Upon receipt of both, your AFCO will book a medical examination - in my region it takes a month or more to get an appointment, so don't delay getting the forms returned.

After passing the medical, you have four weeks to take and pass the Pre-Joining Fitness Test (PJFT). Then the formal Sift interview, prior to being booked onto AIB.

Pass rates vary, but obviously, you're looking at giving AIB 100%.
 

Trainer

War Hero
Book Reviewer
Just because the Branch is short, it does not mean that standards will be comprimised in order to facilitate you passage into the highly coveted world of the Training Management Officer. Remember you are aspiring to be part of the intellectual glue that holds the rest of the Royal Navy together. Where are you in the country? You may well try and get yourself a visit to a Naval Base where you might sit at the metaphorical feet of a Schoolie and glean some information about that illustrious branch. Good luck, and remember the Naval Officer is not about being academically gifted, it's about the potential to lead.
 

Navyplym

Midshipman
I am based in Plymouth so could maybe try and get into Drake or Raleigh to speak to someone perhaps. Do you know of anyone who is a TMO that I could speak to? or is going through the training just to make some contact?
Many Thanks
 
Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
D TMO/Logistics Officer Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 2
H What is the role of TMO Joining the Royal Navy 7
J Upcoming AIB for TMO Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 4
S Applying for the TMO Officer Role but no GCSE math Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 12
P Training Management Officer (TMO) Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 36
P TMO Acquaint Course Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 3
C TMO - Career Prospects Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 3
W TMO and previous service Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 3
MoD_RSS A new approach to information warfare: @HutEighteen MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Hauliers get border-ready with 45 new information and advice sites MoD News 0
MoD_RSS New digital case management system delivers centralised access to criminal case information MoD News 0
MoD_RSS 4/2020: Council Tax information letter – 5 November 2020 MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Joint VMD and VPC open information day - 18 November MoD News 0
H Information needed. Submariners 2
K Please help with Interview and Training information Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 7
MoD_RSS Providing rental information for Revaluation 2023 MoD News 0
MoD_RSS New Information Campaign to Help Brits Prepare for EU Travel Changes MoD News 0
MoD_RSS HMRC appoints Chief Digital and Information Officer MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Important information leaflets published for prisoners & families MoD News 0
G Technician (Weapon Engineering) Communications Information Systems Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 1
MoD_RSS The IAGCI invites tenders to evaluate the UK Home Office Country Information Products MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Exploring the barriers to information sharing for direct care MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Information campaign to support UK nationals in Greece MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Environment Agency appeals for information on abandoned trailers in Bromsgrove MoD News 0
BreechSpike Bridge fittings? Electronicy thingys? Any information on thease? Miscellaneous 6
BreechSpike Bridge fittings? Electronicy thingys? Any information on thease? Hobbies & The Great Indoors 1
MoD_RSS eAlert: 27 May 2020 - Additional Woodland Carbon Guarantee auction information MoD News 0
F Looking for information about Grandads pre-war ship service record... Can anyone help? History 13
MoD_RSS Taiwan travel during coronavirus (COVID-19) - Information about available flights and routes MoD News 0
K Our search for information The Fleet Air Arm 16
MoD_RSS Overview of scientific information on coronavirus (COVID-19) MoD News 0
D Information on RFA Cadet Officer (Deck) course RFA 6
MoD_RSS Information for Help to Buy: Equity Loan customers during Coronavirus (COVID-19) MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Exchanging information during UK-US trade agreement negotiations MoD News 0
MoD_RSS 3/2020: Council Tax information letter – 16 April 2020 MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Joint statement on safety of journalists and access to information during the COVID-19 crisis MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Important information for British nationals departing India MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Important Information Regarding COVID-19 MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Government cracks down on spread of false coronavirus information online MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Survey and Inspection information update MoD News 0
MoD_RSS UK Ship Register Information MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Changes to the law in Northern Ireland: updated information MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Government launches Coronavirus Information Service on WhatsApp MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Important information MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Important information for British Nationals departing Argentina MoD News 0
MoD_RSS COVID-19 Guidance: Information for NI Businesses & Employers MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Survey and inspection information MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Seafarer coronavirus information MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Next stage of expanded coronavirus (COVID-19) public information campaign launches MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Updated media guidance will ensure easier access to court information MoD News 0
Similar threads


















































Latest Threads

New Posts

Top