This website is designed to give any potential applicants to the army, an idea of what to expect throughout their application process, through to assesment and basic training all the way to the field army.

It should be noted that this is not an official army website. It is merely intended to be one soldier's advice to another.

Reasons to Join the Army

  • Learn new skills, gain qualifications in NVQ's up to Degrees.
  • Travel around the world.
  • Good salary with extremely cheap accomodation.
  • Free health, dental and gym facilities.
  • Get your car licece and even possibly your HGV licence. Not only paid for, but being paid to get them.
  • Huge sporting and adventure training opportunities.
  • Make lifelong friends.