How much do you get paid in Harrogate Army College?
PAY. When you start, you’ll get about £800 a month – but that’s yours to spend or save as your food and accommodation is already paid for. When you’ve been with us for six months you’ll take home about £1,000 a month.
How long is Phase 1 training at Harrogate?
The Army Foundation College (AFC) is located in Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England. It is the only British Army establishment that delivers initial military training (Phase 1 training) to Junior Soldiers (aged between 16 years and 17 years, 5 months when they start).
What regiment is based at Harrogate?
|The Yorkshire Regiment (14th/15th, 19th and 33rd/76th Foot)|
|Active||6 June 2006 to Present|
Can you have braces in basic training UK?
If you decide not to accept the NHS orthodontic provision, the Army will not provide braces during phase I or II training. There have been instances in the past where recruits have had braces removed prior to starting at the AFC(H) – do not have your braces removed. You are allowed braces at the AFC(H).
Can you do A levels at AFC Harrogate?
They don’t offer GCSEs or A levels at Harrogate. It’s an early capture point for less academically inclined future soldiers, not officers.
How long is Army training at Harrogate?
A 49-week course (including eight weeks holiday) for those joining the infantry, Royal Armoured Corps/Household Cavalry, Royal Artillery and some Royal Logistic Corps roles.
Do I get paid during basic training?
Do You Get Paid for Basic Training? Yes. You’ll be glad to hear you’re at least getting paid to struggle through challenges that will shape you into a soldier. During the in-processing of Week Zero, the Army will establish your military pay records and scale.
Can you join the army at 15?
To join as a soldier you must: You must be at least 16 years old to join the Army as a soldier. You can start your application when you’re 15 years and 7 months. Be enlisted before your 36th birthday. If you’re under 18, you’ll also need parental consent to join.
Can a 15 year old join the army?
The minimum age for enlistment in the Army is 17 years with parental consent or 18 years without parental consent. Under federal law, the oldest recruit any military branch can enlist is 42.