joining the paras

Discussion in 'Infantry' started by LukeACF, Aug 18, 2008.

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  1. I'm so sorry if this has been asked before, please go easy on me I'm new around here.

    in about a year or so i would like to join the paras and was wondering what the process would be from scratch of getting there.

    i haven't been to the careers adviser yet as I'm still young but would wish for a bit more information

    thanks
     
  2. Use the search function at the top.

    This question has been asked at least 15,567,457 time before.

    I'm sure you'll find the answers.
     
  3. sorry lol, as i said i'm new

    thanks
     
  4. Officer or Other Rank?

    Officer

    Potential Officers Course

    Army Officer Selection Board (Briefing) / Army Officer Selection Board

    Commissioning Course

    Platoon Commanders Battle Course

    Pre-Parachute Selection

    Basic Parachute Course

    Other Rank

    Insight Course

    Army Development and Selection Centre

    Combat Infantryman’s Course (Parachute Regiment) -including Pre-Parachute Selection

    Join Battalion and eventually attend BPC


    Good Luck.