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Potential Infantry Officers Familiaristion Visit


I have noticed this was attempted in a couple of other threads with little success so here it goes!

Does anyone have an idea of what is entailed on the PIOFV? I am due to attend later this year and am really looking forward to it.


Its just a visit to Warminster to see if you like the feel of being an infantry officer.

You'll get a few lectures, a few chances to play with some of the kit (we got to ride around in Warriors on the plain!) and a session or two of phys. Most important thing career-wise is you'll have plenty of chances to chat with the guys who are in the infantry for real, to see what they say and you'll have a chance to reckon if you'll fit in.

Don't sweat it, its not a weeding-out or anything, as long as you showed up your recruiting officer will be pleased.


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