Save yourself any embarrassment by checking out TA Frequently Asked Questions. The majority of questions asked here can be answered by: Phone them up and ask / Ask your PSI / Raise it with your Chain of Command or check TA Regulations on Armynet: Search for "TA Regulations" and they are laid out by chapter. For questions about UK Special Forces Reserve, if you don't have the wherewithal to find their phone number or the stones to make the call, then you are probably not cut out for them. 'What does everyone think about x Coy/Sqn/Bty in xxx Regiment?' Everyone who is not there thinks that their bit of the army is better. But remember - the only stupid question is the one you didn't ask... msr P.S. If you think there is a topic which belongs in the FAQ, either edit the wiki, or drop me a PM and I will add it.