S4-S6: ARMY FOUNDATION COLLEGE OPEN DAY

Army Foundation College are holding an Open Day at the College in Harrogate on Saturday 8th December.

AFC Harrogate offers an alternative to college. It gives 16-18 year olds the opportunity to get involved in sports and skills coaching, discover how to be part of a team, build confidence and develop leadership skills – all while earning a salary. There are two intakes each year, in March and September as well as two course length options – either 23 or 49 weeks. At the end of the course, they can then choose whether to go on to join the British Army in a full-time job, or pursue a civilian career with valuable training to see them set for success.

The Open Day is a chance for potential recruits and their parents or carers to visit AFC Harrogate. The day will include:

  • A general introduction to AFC Harrogate
  • A presentation on the long and short courses and the areas to specialise in, including medicine, logistics or communications
  • Q&A session
  • Lunch
  • Tours of the facilities, including accommodation
  • A presentation on the application process.

Please note: students will need to make their own way to the college, and will need to bring photographic ID.

AFC Harrogate gives students a promising future of opportunity, adventure and achievement -enabling them to reach their fullest potential. To discover more, contact your local Army Careers Centre