Squadron members are soldiers first, Combat Engineers second and Geographic specialists third.

  • Soldier first - All soldiers receive basic soldier training as part of their recruits course and continue to maintain these skills throughout their military careers. Military training includes infantry training, fitness, living in the field, shooting, navigation and survival training. All soldiers are required to pass their Military Annual Training Tests (MATTs) to ensure they are fully trained and ready for deployment.

  • Tradesman second - You will be taught to become a Combat Engineer and Geographic Technician. No previous experience is required, we will teach you everything you know.


For an idea of what training you may undertake in your first 5 years click here

Route marching
Infantry training
Infantry training
Infantry training

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