First off, you might want to increase your cardio. Doing jogging, running, being able to job several kilometers. You also might want to work on core muscles. Weight lifting, upper and lower body reps. Doing loaded ruck marches. There's no real secret about being physically fit; you need to be...
Recruiting Center: CFRC Montreal
Regular Force/Primary Reserve: PRes
Trade Choice #1: Mobile Support Equipment Operator
Trade Choice #2:
Trade Choice #3:
Applied: October 16 2023
First Contact: October 19 2023
CFAT: Did it back in 2005, still qualified.
Interview: December 12 2023
Everyone is currently struggling to hire sufficient staff. The CAF and all it's branches, even the CCG, are currently facing a really hard time hiring, and with that, retention issues that is not going in the best direction on the long run.
I never said they were combat-ready and effective for mission as of yet. But with Canada's global defense current issue, it wouldn't hurt adding the CCG as an asset to the actual subject. I mean, it can't be that worse as it is.
I never realised until now that the CCG was not a part of the CAF. Not because I never asked why or looked for it, but for me I thought the CCG was a different branch of the CAF. But yes, this would definately help the 2% objective plus it could be a lot more interesting to folks wanting to...
PRes BMQ is either part-time from September to February/March, and I believe it's 12 weekends (1 off, 2 on IIRC). Full time BMQs are 4 weeks and are done during summer time from May to August I believe.
And by Gunner, what do you mean ? Infantry ?