Training For The Role
You'll start with your initial military training which will teach you how to be a soldier - this will cover everything from fieldcraft to handling a rifle.
If you join as a Junior Soldier (under 17 years 5 months), you’ll do a 23-week basic military training course at Harrogate.
If you join as a Regular Soldier (over 17 years 1 month), you’ll do the regular 14-week adult basic training.
Next, you will undertake your 15-week Combat Logistician course at the Defence School of Transport in Leconfield. During this, you will earn your Category C+E Driving Licence and study general service driver modules.
This training also gives you the opportunity to gain a broader knowledge on the Royal Logistic Corps functions and roles.
You will then complete your trade training at the Defence School of Logistics in Worthy Down to be qualified as a Logistic Supply Specialist Class 3.
At this stage, you will be enrolled onto the Level 2 Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship.After 12 months in your Unit, you will complete the Class 2 upgrade assessment.
Following a further two years, you will be eligible to complete the Class 1 course if successfully promoted to Lance Corporal.
Age : 16 years 6 months - 35 years 11 months Qualifications : GCSE Grade E / 2 or above in Maths and English. Fitness :
More information about the fitness test
Qualifications You Could Get After Training
Learn about rank progression here.
Pay and Benefits
Earn £15,985 during training.
When your Initial training is finished, and you join your unit as a Private, your pay will rise to £20,400