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Phase 2 training

Common foundation training

Many soldiers will attend a period of common foundation training. It’s five weeks in duration and includes periods of academics, maths, science, technical drawing, materials and workshop technology. On successful completion a soldier may gain a recognised national qualification.

Key Skills Level 2

Soldiers are assessed and taught life-long lessons in order to identify their level of key skills. They will be taught and/or assessed on:

  • communications
  • application of numbers
  • information communication technology
  • working with others
  • improving their own learning and performance