10 Company 4 Para

Hi all.

Im looking for info on 4 Para, im in Croydon so my local is 10 Company, mortar platoon. Id just like to know:

Whats the training like, how long it takes...
How often you are compulsory mobilised, and what ops i can choose from...
What jobs i can choose...etc.

thanks loads.
I heard they train a lot with 3 Para mortars. Have fun ! :twisted:
Yea i got through to the Army careers office, but its difficult to get appointments during the week for me, i havnt left my job yet.
I think you'll find that most of the TA have a day job... that's what drill nights are for ;)

I wish i had a day job, i have a day, evening and night job for 6 days a week at the mo working for the railway. But iv handed in my notice, and applied for higher education and im looking for a good part time job.

Iv sent off for all the info packs i can get from the careers office, but there not as indepth as somone whos been there!
Or pm The Duke on here.

He will be able to answer alot of your questions.


Carlos_Hathcock_II said:
Or pm The Duke on here.

He will be able to answer alot of your questions.
Somebody call?

Recruit training consists of 9 weekends over approx 3 1/2 months followed by CIC and P Coy. Basic Para course at Brize to follow if you complete these. From day 1 to CIC and P Coy done in 4 months or so if all OK at first attempt.

No such thing as compulsory mobilisation - it is all intelligent! That said, if you are not willing to get your boots sandy in the near future then look for a job at Tescos. You can chose from Iraq or Afghanistan, depending on what we are earmarked for and where the regular Bns are off to.

You can chose to be a top flight airborne skygod infantry soldier, specialising in God's own art of Mortaring at Croydon . Or if you fail the course we might keep you on as a chef.

www.4para.com for more info or PM me or Gluck_ab


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