Hello to everyone and thanks for your time. I'm 18 on the 25th of september (0 and i'm looking for some advice. I work for BMW as an apprentice mechanic at the new mini factory. I've had enough. factory life, it's not for me. They don't challenge me enough mentally and obviously physicaly. I'm the sort of person that wants to be pushed to the very limit until i cannot physicaly go on. I need to decide a job criterea I'm looking mainly into the infantry air assualt. Is air assualt different from the paras? Do i have the skills they are looking for? What job could i possibly get? NVQ level 2 motor vehicle maintenance and repair key skills level 2 maths technical certificate cc science c english B religious studies B P.E C I.T Value Added Production Systems qualification (better proccesing of a system) prelim business german What are the living conditions like in the army? I'm single do i get my own flat after i pass out into being fully qualified soldier? Is it a good life in the army? Will i get to see my old friends often? In 6 week basic training do you get weekends off? Thanks alot for your time if you could answer these questions or at least contribute it would help me alot into deciding what to do and may gain the army a new soldier. Thanks again.