Selection on 30/4/2013 in Belfast anyone?

Discussion in 'Join the Army - Reserve Recruitment' started by CrOw1234, Apr 1, 2013.

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  1. CrOw1234

    CrOw1234 Swinger

    is TA and Regular potential Recurits together?
  2. SuperGay

    SuperGay Old-Salt

    TA go through Phase 1 and CIC in seperate cadres you could say from regular, wish you the best of luck however, and the best I advice I can give is keep your head down and just get on with it :wave:
  3. CrOw1234

    CrOw1234 Swinger

    Do they do selection together? Will there be males and females together during my selection?
    Thanks in advance :)
  4. SuperGay

    SuperGay Old-Salt

    Yes you will train together, boys and girls, think of it like a meatgrinder, although you'll find that the standards are certainly alot higher than what I went through during mine but with max effort it shouldn't be a struggle, and I'd also recommend working on your fitness if you get the time
  5. CrOw1234

    CrOw1234 Swinger

    Aw thats okay thanks! One last thing, how many normally attend?
  6. SuperGay

    SuperGay Old-Salt

    When I did mine it was 4 weekends for Phase 1 and a 2 Week CIC @ Catterick although I believe its now 8 weekends and still 2 week CIC, you get paid for all so just think of it as some extra £££, although if your just joining the TA solely for the extra income your in the wrong place. Well the bounty does certainly make it worthwhile after 5 years I'm not going to deny an extra grand in my pocket hasn't funded a holiday or 2
  7. Star79

    Star79 Crow

  8. Lord_L

    Lord_L Clanker

    Phase 1 - 6 Weekends and 9 weekends for infantry. Then 2 weeks at Pirbright or Catterick for Infantry. I think that's still how it is but may be corrected.
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  9. Ho2331

    Ho2331 LE

    Work on his fitness IF he has the time? Is that a piss take? He wants to join the Army for God's sake. Fitness should be the first, second and last thing on his mind. No wonder the Regs slag off the TA for their lack of fitness.
    If he gets the time...

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  10. Topper8808

    Topper8808 Crow

    Good luck! Any idea how I can get my application moving along quicker? No one seems to pick up phone in belfast office? I have applied online back in feb?
  11. Onetap

    Onetap LE

    Now that some twunt has posted details on the internet, probably very few.
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  12. CrOw1234

    CrOw1234 Swinger

    What you talking about onetap?
  13. Security, numbnuts.

  14. Jeez...
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  15. Onetap

    Onetap LE

    They haven't gone away, you know.