Annual Pace Sticking Competition returns to Sandhurst, Essential training has continued in order to maintain critical operational outputs. By joining a University Officer Training Corps (UOTC) which are located across the UK it can help develop you, give you access to training, sport and travel opportunities. The Army Officer Selection Board (AOSB) is the interview process through which you are selected to train at Sandhurst. Unlike Second-Lieutenant Silatolu, Ms Ramafono had only completed the RFMF Basic Recruitment course before joining Sandhurst. You need to read through the Army recruitment websites, all the information is there. There already some answers to this but I will answer from the perspective of an overseas or international cadet. The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst is the home of the British Army Officer. Second-Lieutenant Silatolu is from Lomanikoro village, Rewa. She attended Vunikavika Primary School and later Rewa Secondary School. The University Officers’ Training Corps (UOTC) is an Army Reserve unit that recruits exclusively from university students. Basic army training is covered in the first five weeks, which, by reputation, are the mo… Training at Royal Military Academy Sandhurst lasts for 44 weeks, broken down into three 14-week terms. Attendance at the RMAS is not based on choice for most overseas or international cadets. She is the second female nomination to join the prestigious military academy. Train and serve as a full-time officer in the Army Reserve for up to 12 months. You join the army, and on day 1 of your service, you are sent to Sandhurst for training. “This means she will be better prepared for the year-long programme. They are part of the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst Group and the two organisations work closely together to develop the process of selecting suitable individuals to train at Sandhurst. The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS) has hosted its annual Pace Sticking Competition which took place on Tuesday 13th October. Someone who holds an Army Reserve commission will have learned a wide range of valuable leadership and managerial skills that can also be used in the civilian workplace. The Sovereign's Parade at the end of each term marks the passing out from Sandhurst of Officer Cadets who have completed the Commissioning Course and is the result of many hours of hard work. Gain insight into Army life, from military exercises to skiing expeditions. You'll learn everything from how to fire and keep your rifle serviceable to how to set up and camouflage shelters. At the end of the exercise, if they have passed, Officer Cadets can wear their regimental head-dress for the first time. Its aim is to train the future generation of Officers for both the Regulars and Reserves, however, there is no commitment to join after university. Ms Ramafono said during their short break from Sandhurst, they were not allowed to be seen in a pub 3 kilometers from the Academy. This year was very different from the norm; with COVID-19 causing travel restrictions for international teams and strict government guidelines to be adhered to on social distancing. The first was Bernadette Ramafono in 2000. She is the second female nomination to join the prestigious military academy. If you are sending post to an Officer Cadet, make sure you include their regimental number, full name and company above the address. To become part of the Alumni, Officer Cadets can join the Sandhurst Trust, either during or after their training. From international cadets attending the 44-week commissioning course to academics delivering training in-country. Check out Sandhurst Military Academy. From inviting school students in for a STEM Careers Event to hosting a conference on Leading Successfully Through Change. Republic of Fiji Military Forces Second Lieutenant Roko Bua Wainise Silatolu will join the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS) next year. Once you're in the process, you'll have plenty of support from our team in being sure that a career as an Army officer is right for you.