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Find out if you can apply

Considering an application to become a ? First you need to find out if you’re eligible - and be clear on what’s involved:

  • Eligibility assessment (online, takes approx 10 minutes)
  • Application (online, takes approx 5 minutes)
  • Recruitment tests
  • Medical & eye tests
  • Fitness test

Pass all of these and you'll be able to join the Royal Navy as a Weapon Engineer Officer (Submariner)

For the full list of medical criteria, download our Eligibility and Guidance Notes (PDF).

You must be:

  • At least 15 years old and 9 months when you apply
  • At least 16 years old on entry
  • And at most 37 years old

If you’re too young to apply, you can get a taste of the Royal Navy life by joining the Sea Cadets.

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