6 Rifles - commando

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  1. Does anyone know if you can do the All Arms Commando Course if you're in 6 Rifles?
  2. Yes. Speak to your SPSI. Which Coy are you?
  3. I'm in d coy, so does that mean I could. Our sister unit is one rifles
  4. I think you'll find 1RIFLES are no longer part of 3 Cdo Bde. You may have missed the boat (see what I did there?).

    Posted quickly, while the cat's not sat on the keyboard.
  5. So could I do it anyway ? Or p coy?
  6. The_Duke

    The_Duke LE Moderator

    Of course you can - just put your transfer papers in for a Cdo or Para roled unit.
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  7. Even though we are reserves, I could still apply and do it?
  8. The_Duke

    The_Duke LE Moderator

    Jesus wept - there are reserve versions of the Commando course and P Coy. If you have a justification for going on them, you will be able to apply.

    6 Rifles are the reserve Bn for 1 Rifles, which will sit within 160 Bde not 3 Cdo Bde and therefore have no Cdo role or requirement to attend the Cdo course. Therefore, why would you expect your unit to pay for you to attend a course you don't need?
  9. Lammypie, are you by any chance an Assault Pioneer?
  10. No, why do you ask?