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AOSB Form Issues

#1
Evening chaps

I sent off my CV and medical forms for AOSB over 3 weeks ago and have heard nothing back from Westbury. I was wondering if anyone could be helpful enough to tell me how long their wait was or the average wait, should i put my anxiety down to the season or am i being a wah. Any useful information would be appreciated,

Thanks very much
 
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Snoreador

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#2
Considering Christmas has just happened, I wouldn't be too concerned. I know people who have waited weeks to hear back after sending their forms in during normal working times of year! If you are concerned, you can always give them a ring to politely inquire.

Edit: Is this for briefing or main board? If the former, then the med. forms have to be cleared, and all that kind of thing, which takes time too.
 
#3
Thanks Snoreador, will give them a ring in a few weeks if i have still heard nothing by then. If you dont mind me asking, could you tell me how they would get in contact also? Thanks again
 
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Snoreador

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#4
For the briefing, they sent me a letter. For the main board, I got a phone call to confirm available dates, followed by a letter to confirm it all.
 
#7
Only just saw the edit Snoreador, its for the briefing and i hadn't even thought about verification of the forms. Knowing the efficiency, or lack of it, of my local GP it could be a long time.

Will do Jinxy
 
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Snoreador

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#8
Ah, did you hand over the forms to the GP then? If so, worth giving them a ring to check they've sent them off before badgering Westbury. If they haven't, book an appointment and get them done in person - if they complain at doing that, the carrot of the MOD paying for their (brief) time should work.
 
#9
One step ahead of you there, I have already been in to the GPs and have confirmed they have sent them off. I also have the benefit of the secretary at the practice being an old family friend. Yes i thought the fact they can get reimbursed for their time should have been an incentive to say the least.
 

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