From STEM student to Engineer Officer…

Gradcracker Summary:

A great insight into the modern-day RAF! We were amazed by the diverse range of experiences that our panellists have gained since starting with the Royal Air Force – from achieving funded bachelor's and master's degrees to adventure training. 

A main take-away was that you can experience a number of different careers in the RAF, with the opportunity to frequently move roles, business areas and locations. 

There are also countless social events and extra-curricular activities you can get involved in – mountain climbing, jumping out of planes, Nordic skiing in Germany, running marathons in Malta, and volleyball tournaments, to name a few...

This webinar was originally broadcast on Thursday, 25th November 2021
Hosted by
Guest speakers
Carla Power
Gradcracker
Jessica Luck
Gradcracker
Flt Lt Mark Daly
SO3 Engineering & Cyberspace Recruitment Team
Flt Lt Steve Graham
Comms Infrastructure Tech
Flt Lt Mat Morley
Platform Engineering Officer
Viv Hilton FdSc
Engineer Professions Advisor – Communications and Engagement
Royal Air Force webinar highlights
Debunking misconceptions
Debunking misconceptions
Flt Lt Mark Daly, from the RAF's Engineering & Cyberspace Recruitment Team, tells us about the modern-day RAF.
1:37
Training and development 
Training and development 
From funded bachelor's and master's degrees to adventure training, we hear about some of the ways you can grow personally and professionally in the RAF.
2:11
Trying new things
Trying new things
Get a taste of the types of activities you can get involved in, such as mountain biking, jumping out of planes, Nordic skiing in Germany, running marathons in Malta, volleyball tournaments and more...
6:54
"The social aspect of what we do is really important to us"
"The social aspect of what we do is really important to us"
Find out what social events you can get involved in at the RAF, with examples from both before and during the pandemic. 
2:33
What could a future in the RAF look like for you?
What could a future in the RAF look like for you?
We talk about our panellists' future plans and ambitions, and hear about continuous training and Chartership opportunities within the RAF.
10:08
"The sky is the limit"
"The sky is the limit"
Flt Lt Mark sums up why you should start your career with the Royal Air Force.
1:44
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