Selections - the Ice Breaker

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  1. Hello i am of too selection in 1 weeks 3days and i am preparing my speach and stuff, i need to know what things to talk about and what i should focus on revising for the maths test or is it just general maths knowledge? It would help if you gave me a list of things to talk about and i can expand on them and time my self of a 2mins timer. If you want tell me more about Selection your choice but there my mains worries. Im so nurvous!
  2. You could always try the search function :roll:
    But here you are anyway...
    -Where you're from
    -Family background (any family in the forces etc)
    -Chosen capbadge and why
    -What preparations have you made for selection
    -Your ambitions in life (on of which should be read instructions first IMO)
    -A memorable moment in your life (try to say a story which is funny and will make you look like a bit of a fool, it'll make people laugh and make you seem more approachable)
    -Any interests and hobbies
  3. hi
    i go away 5th march and im so nervous to.
    i dont know where 2 start
    what are you going to talk about, im going to talk along the lines of family, friends, lifestyle and why i want 2 be in the army
    my main aim atm is working on my fitness, need 2 get my run time down.
    im going 2 do some maths work, fractions, decimals, simultaneous equations,things like that.
    hope this helps
  4. Im just going to talk about what i did in the interview and the TA office that should last about two mins, ima make a mind map type of thing and just expand of it. I been working on my fitness i got 10mins 2secs then next day i got 16.27mins (i pulled a muscle in my leg so its my first time trying to run again tonight) i hopes its better now. When i get back from selection ill give you some advice and tell you typa stuff to talk about and things to study.
  5. Hm, we only had to say. Where we from , who we live with, preperation you made, regiment joining and why also pb on 1.5mile, piece of piss mate dont worry.
  6. y does every one say urine on this site and not piss?
  7. lol :))
  8. lol i just read what i wrote i mean why do people say urine instead of piss?
  9. No one tell him, this could be intresting. :twisted:
  10. Haha, you'll work it out sooner rather than later...I hope.

    I think the icebreaker is the only thing I'm looking forward to. After all its on my specialised subject - Me.
    You should all know a lot about yourselves...being yourselves. The real problem should be condensing it into two minutes.
  12. got my next wednesday cant wait but same time nervous its a bit step for us all im jsut gna think im talkin 2 bunch of polish ppl hu dnt av a clue wat im on about that way it will make it a bit cheerful for me lol my ambition in life... well that wud be 2 get jiggy with a hospital nurse in a hospital bed in visiting hours lol
  13. Plank, lol.
  14. :D :D :D

    Re the ice-breaker - don't forget to mention how switched-on to new technology you are, ability to grasp things quickly, etc. Whatever you do, try not to piss off your instructors. :)
  15. ye gd idea that cud take the urine big time haha :)