1. Juice

    Falling short

    "35 ALIS points from 7 subjects, at least grade C/4 in English Language, Maths and either Science or a foreign language" - one of the requirements for becoming an officer I've got 32 ALIS points, and by the time I'm done with uni I will be 28 years old and no time to improve this score. I'm in...
  2. JNM

    Certificate of Higher education value

    I'm currently preparing to go to Glencorse on the 14th for assessment and I've just received my Certificate of Higher education from uni (just dropped out this summer). Obviously taking it to assessment but was wondering how they're seen by the guys there due to my A-Level results not being...
  3. M

    Interview, GCSEs, accepted into role - help

    if you pass the maths and English test at the 2 day interview, but don't have the maths and English gcse needed for your chosen role(s) will the army see pass the 'bad' grades and let you in?? If so, dose the army provide maths and English training to achieve the grades you need? Thank you
  4. J

    British Army Int Corps Requirements

    Hi, I've been looking at different roles that the military has to offer and the British Army Intelligence Operative role stood out for me. I want to apply however I am not meeting the requirements for GCSE's... I Have 5 GCSE's although only two of them are actual GCSE's (English and Maths)...
  5. J

    Question regarding shading for RE roles

    Hi lads. I have abit of a dilemma regarding my chosen role (general fitter) and gcse requirements. I have passed my assessment on 28 april, I did all of my schooling in Australia. I have done some research on gcses and tried to compare them to the aussie school system but they don't really...
  6. JackBlk

    If I fail my GCSE's can I retake them at Harrogate or do I have to do them at school.

    Im 16 and currently doing my GCSE's. At the moment you need a minimum of a C in English and Maths or you have to redo them. If I fail them will I be able to retake at the Army Foundation College in Harrogate?
  7. Mr Sapper


    Hi i have a GNVQ in engineering can this be used for a entry requirement in the army I'm looking join as a vehicle mechanic and grades needed are 3 D's in Maths, English, and double award science. I only have a D in Maths I'm looking to take my English exam again. Any help will be great. Cheers
  8. B

    Confusing new GCSE numbers system in relation to AOSS

    I just got my results on Thursday and believe I have enough ALIS points for the AOSS. However, my results were given as grades, not numbers. This then brings up the issue of this .gov website (here) giving me a range of three numbers for two grades - do I take the highest number possible or...