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Careers FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions dealing with certain aspects of the Defence Forces recruitment process


Frequently Asked Questions relating to eligibility to enlist in the Defence Forces


Frequenly asked Questions dealing with requirements for Applicants intending to join the Defence Forces

Application Process

Frequently asked Questions in relation to the application process for the Defence Forces


FAQS relating to recruit training in the Defense Forces


General Questions about Recruitment

Defence Forces Rates of Pay

View information about Pay and Pensions in the Defence Forces

Defence Studies Programme

The Defence Forces position is unique in terms of its learning output with personnel undergoing training and education courses on a continuous basis.

Defence Forces Fitness Testing

Physical fitness is a basic requirement of Military life. Military life places unique physical and psychological demands on units and individuals.