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Personnel Training Officer
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Eligibility check
In order to continue your application for this role, you must meet the requirements below.

21-47 (must have attested before 48th birthday).


You must be a citizen of the United Kingdom or the Republic of Ireland, holder of dual UK/other nationality or have been a Commonwealth citizen since birth (with ‘right to work’ immigration status).

Whether or not you were born in the United Kingdom, you should have resided there for the 5 years immediately preceding your application, but candidates with a minimum of 3 years may be considered.

If you have resided abroad for a period due to work or study, you may still be eligible on a case by case basis. Please continue this registration and proceed to your full application.


The academic qualification for acceptance into the Training Specialisation is a relevant bachelor’s degree (minimum 2:2) as detailed below, with preference for an individual with a proven teaching or training background.

  • Education
  • Sport/Exercise Science
  • Psychology
  • Learning Technology.

You should also hold GCSEs at a minimum of Grade C/4 to, or Scottish National 5 Grade C in English Language, Mathematics and at least 3 other subjects.

Non-graduates should demonstrate proven skills and experience in training related roles and hold two A2 Levels / three Highers at Grade C or above (excluding General Studies, Critical Thinking and Citizenship Studies) totaling 64 UCAS points.

You can see what the RAF accepts in lieu of GCSEs & A Levels here