HMS Exploit is one of the 14 Archer Class patrol vessels that form the Coastal Forces Squadron.
HMS Exploit is based at HMNB Portsmouth. She is proud to have affiliations with:
Led by lieutenant Cameron Osborn, the crew of HMS Exploit is made up of a permanent staff of five: a commanding officer, two senior rates and two junior rates. They can also be joined by students accompanied by training officers. Together, their roles and responsibilities include:
• Maritime Security
• Navigation and Seamanship training
• Providing support on Royal Navy and NATO exercises such as BALTOPS and JOINT WARRIER
• Regional development and engagement
• Leadership training