Pre-Royal Military Academy Sandhurst - Phase A - Pre-RMAS-A

Defence Centre for Languages and Culture
International Engagement
10 weeks - residential

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About this course

This course is designed to meet the needs of international students who are due to attend RMAS and are required to improve their language skills or develop basic military discipline and ethos. Students who are proficient in English may also benefit from attending the course if they have no military experience.

At present there are no accreditation options available for this English language course.

What you will learn

The syllabus, taught entirely in English, includes an introduction to the British Army, visits to military places of interest, physical training and sport, drill, weapon handling and map reading. There are also continued English language lessons throughout the course to develop all four language skills.

How will this course help my career?

This course develops the English language skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing for those going on to undertake the RMAS commissioning course. It also starts to prepare them for the challenges of the Sandhurst Commissioning course in a safe environment.

Security and restrictions

International military personnel who have been offered a place at RMAS.

Can I attend this course?

This course is suitable for the following type(s) of applicant.
  • Internationals
  • Military

How will I learn?

Blended Learning

How will you be assessed?

You will be assessed on completion of the course using the STANAG language proficiency framework.