Is it possible to switch air force careers once ive been giving a job of my list?
I'm recently became more and more interested in sere special forces, i've been given a ship date and job, but dont leave for basic for a few months. Can i request a different job now or at basic?
Asked By: Joel S - 6/13/2008
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SERE is not special forces. At Basic training, you will have a chance to volunteer for SERE. Generally during the first two weeks of basic, A SERE recruiter will make a presentation to your flight.
Answered By: jeeper_peeper321 - 6/13/2008
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I know the army you can switch jobs until you leave. Not sure if the Air Force is different.
Answered By: wehavelotzokidz9 - 6/13/2008
Although I am not positive, I believe that you choose special forces after you have been in and completed basic. You may have to be chosen. If so, then how could they make a decision on the most qualified without seeing what they are capable of? I would definitely talk to my local Air Force recruiter though. He/she... More
Answered By: Adam H - 6/13/2008
Got these business cards here... More
Answered By: canute t - 6/13/2008
Well, your in some luck..during basic we had a PJ intstructor come in while we were doing our dreamsheets and asked us if we wanted to go through the training instead..of course, if you did not make it, you would go back into your career field. That was back in 98 when i went through, things might have changed during... More
Answered By: SteveMel - 6/13/2008
As someone else said, SERE is not Special Operations .. so do not go into it thinking that it is. It is not a combat job, you won't do spook work, etc. Make sure you know exactly what it is before you attempt to get it or you'll be disappointed.
Answered By: RQS - 6/15/2008
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