Physically fit males between the ages of 18 and 25 who are interested in joining the ranks of the Barbados Defence Force (BDF) are being asked to submit their applications to its headquarters by next Friday, August 15.
According to an official of the BDF, this is to facilitate the full-time recruiting process which is scheduled to commence later this year in October. The official added that applicants must either have a minimum of two Caribbean Examinations Council Basic Level certificates in English and Mathematics, or successfully complete a BDF entrance examination.
Application forms may be obtained from any BDF base and letters of application should be sent to: The Human Resources and Records Section, Barbados Defence Force, St. Ann’s Fort, The Garrison, St. Michael.
In addition to the application, candidates must also provide four certified passport-size photographs, certified copies of their birth certificate and academic qualifications, a recent police certificate of character, and two recent testimonials.