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    I got the call yesterday. Have to get in touch with the exam boards and order replacement maths and english GCSE certificates as I dont know where mine are! Nice £70 thats going to cost and can take up to 28 days to come but nevertheless as soon as im in possession of them, I can go do my apritude!

    As im female im pretty sure its 10 sit ups for me, 32 press ups , 13.23 2.4km and 7.02 MSFT.

    Good luck!

    (Original post by cbrereton)
    it took them 6 weeks i think to get back to me!

    and ive got my medical on 1st of august, and hopefully passing that will have my 3 dates for manston. Ive heard that the fitness tests are 20 pressups, 35 sit ups, 9.1 MSFT, and 2.4 km in 11.11 (im 17) and hose running, confined spaces and ladder leg locks, i was wondering if anyone who has previously been on the course could shed any light on the specialist interview or if we do have to do a presentation. I asked at AFCO and they said that the specialist interview would be very similar to the initial interview however with an officer. I am continuing to learn RAF bases in the UK, aircraft roles and locations, I hope this should be sufficient.

    Thanks!!
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    Haha 32 sit ups 10 press ups****
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    Hi guys I just Got my date for Selection at Manston September 9th anyone else on this course let me know thanks
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    (Original post by JBRIDGMAN)
    Hi guys I just Got my date for Selection at Manston September 9th anyone else on this course let me know thanks
    alright Bridgman. I've just had a phone call I'm going down to Manston on 9th September.. were you travelling from? just downloaded the bleep test on my phone so going to give that a go tomorrow not done it since school... bit nervous about this hose running with people saying its all technique anybody got any tips to make it easier or how could practise it?? cheers Adam
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    (Original post by cbrereton)
    When did you do your medical mate? I've got mine tomorrow so if I pass wondering if I could be on same course as you?
    Alright mate I had my medical 12th July, let me know how your medical went good luck
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    Alright Adam What's your surname Il talk to you on Facebook this website is annoying on phone lol add me Joe Bridgman cheers
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    Nice well done mate ! You got facebook it's easier to chat add me Joe Bridgman
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    Alright, just found out im going to manston on the 9th of september. i have read through thenthread and its been helpful but in the email igot after each exercise EG: bleep test,ladder climb and cages it says pass/fail. does that mean even if you fail just one you dont progress on the course? cheers Sam.
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    Hi, your reply was really helpful, seen as you have been to mansion before was wondering if you know when you do the hose run do you have to run the hose out and then under run it before re rolling it?
    Also when you say info on the RAF do you mean like the purpose the date they set up etc?
    Any info would be great
    thank you nick

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    When i went to mason the first time you have to do ladder climb, hose running you will need to run out and wind up minimum of 6 in 8 mins then the cages. the next day you have to do a presentation which is a 5 min chat about yourself but they give you the subjects. then a paper test about the RAF so get studying then bleep test press ups and situps. after this you have team work building then practicing for the interview the next day. 3rd day is interviews then home. Hope this helps i have mine next monday 22.07.13.
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    Alright, Roughly how long did you guys have to wait to receive word regarding the Marston dates after passing your Medical ?? Passed mine 30th July, yet to hear any word yet. (congrats to those who passed!!) Cheers
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    Hey guys, does anyone else have their specialist interview on 12th August?
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    (Original post by owlzzz)
    Alright, Roughly how long did you guys have to wait to receive word regarding the Marston dates after passing your Medical ?? Passed mine 30th July, yet to hear any word yet. (congrats to those who passed!!) Cheers
    it took about three weeks to hear back about manston for me atleast. so i go to like manston on the 9th of sept so i had 5 weeks notice
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    (Original post by JBRIDGMAN)
    Hi guys I just Got my date for Selection at Manston September 9th anyone else on this course let me know thanks
    Hi got my date for the 9th Sept but still had no paperwork with what expected and what we will do

    Graeme
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    (Original post by toffee8649)
    Hi got my date for the 9th Sept but still had no paperwork with what expected and what we will do

    Graeme
    When roughly did you pass your interview Graeme?
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    (Original post by owlzzz)
    When roughly did you pass your interview Graeme?
    Hi

    Had app test , interview and had medical 10 july, Raf careers office told me by phone that my date is 9th sept13 .

    Graeme
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    Im attending manston on the 9th but travelling down on the 8th. Anyone else doing the same? Sam


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    Yes i'm travelling down on the 8th sept from runcorn in cheshire!! Bit neevous now i know i'll pass the bleep test sits up an press ups!! Its just the hose run i'm worried about!!!
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    (Original post by SMcGown46)
    Im attending manston on the 9th but travelling down on the 8th. Anyone else doing the same? Sam


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    Hi Sam
    I am heading down on the 8th as I am travelling from Scotland. Where are you coming from?
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    Im travilling down from Durham, North east. Im just nervous now aswell, mostly worried about hose running and presentation to be honest not much of a speaker. Sam


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    Ladies and Gents,

    As a serving member of the RAF Fire and Rescue service, I will 'try' and answer any Q's you might have in relation to selection! I keep receiving emails for TSR and have noticed a few on here have questions un-answered! Let me know if I can help!!!

    Regards
    Chris
 
 
 
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