Application Process

Joining the RAF takes seven steps. Below is an overview of the process. You can see what’s involved for each role by selecting from the full or spare-time drop-downs. If you’re not set on a particular role you can still apply and we will help you decide.

Ready to Apply?

You don’t need to be set on a role to start your application. Call us to discuss the options, or select ‘to be decided’ in the online registration form and we’ll give you a call to help you choose.

Once you’ve registered your interest you’ll receive details about what’s required. We’ll also support and guide you through the application process.

To begin a Regular application call 0345 605 5555
or complete the regular registration form  

For Reserve applications call 0345 606 9069