reserve application

  1. K

    Medical process

    Hope this in the right place , apologies if not I have never used forums before. But I’m currently joining the reserves and the process of just the RGMD form is being a nightmare with doctors not getting it done and its really dragging out so my question is ,is once the form has been done and...
  2. S

    Royal Military Police Close Protection as a reserve?

    Hello there, I am currently applying for the army reserve. I have always had an interest in joining the RMP. I am aware that a lot of experience is needed before attempting the close protection selection. My question is, can you only do close protection as a regular soldier...
  3. Specialsoldier

    Attending drill nights regularly before attestation

    I'm currently waiting on my gp to send over medical records which I've been told could take some weeks and then all being well I'm on to the assessment centre which could also take some time. I've been to one drill night at the local barracks but am wondering whether most people wait to see if...
  4. G

    Regular to reserve transfer seniority.

    Hello, I’m currently serving officer and I’m planning to put in my notice early next year to move onto other things. As I’ve been in the Army since I was 16, and served 10 years I don’t know if I’m ready to fully let go of the military life. Which is why I’m tempted to transfer to the...
  5. A

    Waiting on assessment centre...what is next?

    Hi, I am applying to be a Reserve Officer in the Intelligence Corps. Currently, I am waiting to book my assessment centre, which should be complete in the coming days and set for a July date. Assuming I was to pass this, it is my understanding that, chronologically; More background checks on...
  6. G

    NEED URGENT ADVICE. Medical issue.

    Hi all. I've applied over two years ago and due to a Doctor giving non updated information on my medical file it resulted in a fail. I appealed it twice with updated information and it finally passed and I went to Glencorse assessment centre. I got in the medical office and sat for 10 minutes...
  7. W

    Rejoining as a reserve

    Hi lads I was in phase 1 training at the start of the year but coivd 19 kicked off and we had to leave for home. During that time I realised my family (my parents and brother) were struggling without me being there to help them so I DAOR when I returned to training (yes I know Im a joke for...
  8. Lswaldron

    A week in the life of a reservist.

    Hi, I’m considering joining the reserves and was wondering how a week as a reservist might look. Can you only work on the weekends (if so, what’s the working hours)? Can you work in the week (if so what hours)? What do you do on the working day (different units may vary but a general guide...
  9. W

    Officer Reserve Recruitment for Peacekeeping Missions - which unit?

    Good afternoon all. New to this. Civilian with several degrees and considerable non-military experience. One of my long-term interests is in serving on peacekeeping missions and emergency response. I have ready everything I can find online. To make most of unit-level recruitment conversations I...
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