Able to sit Regular AOSB as TA Soldier?

Discussion in 'Army Reserve' started by CJM, Jan 23, 2012.

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  1. CJM

    CJM Old-Salt

    Would one be able to attend the Reg AOSB while serving as a soldier in the TA?

    Cheers.
     
  2. There is only one AOSB for both regular and TA and has been for quite a while. So yes.
     
  3. CJM

    CJM Old-Salt

    Ah, sorry, my mistake. Thanks.
     
  4. If you mean attend the AOSB to get into the Regs after a stint in the TA now, then yes; I'm doing the very same this weekend! Best of luck.
     
  5. Yes, my recruiter actively encouraged joining the TA whilst going through the process.
     
  6. CJM

    CJM Old-Salt

    Cracking stuff guys, cheers!
     
  7. Friend of mine did this. Joined TA RE, with a view to doing a tour, went back to AOSB with a view to joining the RE as a regular, at the tail end RMAS got Royal Regt. Scotland, which I think he was fairly happy with ultimately.
     
  8. A minor point - it's just AOSB. You do the same AOSB to get into either the regs or the TA. Semantics I know but it's important that people appreciate that you sit the same assessment whether you are going full or spare time.