Can the mods advise how to get locked topic "INT CORPS TA RECRUIT SELECTION - THE OFFICIAL ANSWER" changed to reflect the fact there are now 2 TA Bns, with the formation of 5MI in April? In essence anyone outside London should be looking at 5. Suggested amendments in bold. "Anyone wishing to join the Int Corps TA; 3 MI Bn (V) or 5 MI Bn (V) can find details on their website (follow links from the main Corps site). In outline the process is: The interested party contacts local Coy or HQ 3 or 5 MI Bns Invited for interview with Permanent Staff Administration Officer (PSAO). Basic background checks on education and nationality. Recommended for assessment by the PSAO. Basic medical. Battalion selection weekend - mental and physical assessment. Offer of a place if found suitable. TA Common Military syllabus (CMS) training following initial training at TA Centre. Follow-on CMS training at the TA Centre. Trade Training. The time taken to complete the process varies depending on the time the individual is able to commit to the TA. "