Introduction to ITC Catterick
The Infantry Training Centre Catterick (ITC Catterick) trains all Infantrymen joining the British Army and produces some of the best Infantry soldiers in the world.
Recruits joining any of the Infantry Regiments, including The Footguards, The Parachute Regiment and The Brigade of Gurkhas undertake all their initial training at ITC Catterick. They complete the relevant Combat Infantryman's Course, which represents their combined Phase 1 and 2 training.
Junior entry Infantry soldiers (aged 16-17) receive Phase 1 training at the Army Foundation College Harrogate. They then come to ITC Catterick to complete their Phase 2 training.