Topic: Training

Navy signs on with the Australian Maritime College

Published on by LEUT Kelli Lunt (author), Image courtesy of AMC (photographer)

Australian Maritime College. (photo: Image courtesy of AMC)

Australian Maritime College.

A Training Working Group has been formed between the Royal Australian Navy’s Training Force Headquarters and the University of Tasmania - Australian Maritime College.

Navy takes out top honours at ADFA graduation parade

This article has photo gallery Published on by Australian Defence Force Academy (author), Mr John Carroll (photographer)

The Australian Defence Force Academy held its graduation parade on Thursday 12 December 2013. 265 Midshipmen and Officer Cadets graduated from their military training and tertiary education at the Academy. (photo: John Carroll)

The Australian Defence Force Academy held its graduation parade on Thursday 12 December 2013. 265 Midshipmen and Officer Cadets graduated from their military training and tertiary education at the Academy.

Throwing their hats in the air today marked not only the end of their training and studies at the Australian Defence Force Academy but also the start of a new phase in the military careers of 265 Midshipmen and Officer Cadets.

Shoalhaven students set to soar

Published on by Ms Dallas McMaugh (author), Mr Rob Crawford (photographer)

The LongLook vocational program students following their graduation. (photo: Mr Rob Crawford)

The LongLook vocational program students following their graduation.

Seven Shoalhaven students delivered a presentation on the complexities of Bernoulli’s Principle, the Dissymmetry of Lift and Anti-torque to an audience of teachers, careers advisers, Navy personnel, and their families as part of their graduation from LongLook, an intensive naval aviation vocational program for high school students run by HMAS Albatross.

Program guides students looking at a career in naval aviation

Published on by Ms Dallas McMaugh (author)

Local high school students who have taken part in the Naval Aviation Prospects Scheme with Lieutenant Commander Justin Mangan, Director of Training Authority Aviation Commander Tim Standen, course supervisor Chief Petty Officer Glenn smith and former local students and now midshipmen Dylan Hush and Joel Bulley (back row from left) Victoria Pattie (Shoalhaven High),  Matilda Baard (Shoalhaven High), Joel Longworthy (Nowra High), Jayden Cockley (Bomaderry High), Bailey Hooker (Nowra Anglican College). Front Michael Eccles (Bomaderry High) and Lachlann Conway (Shoalhaven High). (photo: Unknown)

Local high school students who have taken part in the Naval Aviation Prospects Scheme with Lieutenant Commander Justin Mangan, Director of Training Authority Aviation Commander Tim Standen, course supervisor Chief Petty Officer Glenn smith and former local students and now midshipmen Dylan Hush and Joel Bulley (back row from left) Victoria Pattie (Shoalhaven High), Matilda Baard (Shoalhaven High), Joel Longworthy (Nowra High), Jayden Cockley (Bomaderry High), Bailey Hooker (Nowra Anglican College). Front Michael Eccles (Bomaderry High) and Lachlann Conway (Shoalhaven High).

Hundreds of students from schools throughout the Shoalhaven visit HMAS Albatross every year to participate in a wide range of vocational programs.

HMAS Tobruk hosts sea-ready NEOCs

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Harrison Ingham (author and photographer), CAPT Robert Knight (photographer)

Sailors launch HMAS Tobruk's Sea Boat while at anchor near Magnetic Island, Townsville. (photo: LEUT INGHAM)

Sailors launch HMAS Tobruk's Sea Boat while at anchor near Magnetic Island, Townsville.

On Sunday 20 October, 65 sea-ready members of the 49th New Entry Officers’ Course (NEOC), or NEOCs as they are affectionately known, embarked on their three-week Sea Training Deployment in HMAS Tobruk (II).

Chief of Army inspects Navy’s future

Published on by LCDR Chloe Wootten (author), ABIS Chantell Bianchi (photographer)

Chief of Army, Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, inspects the graduating officers of New Entry Officers' Course 49 during their Passing Out Parade held at HMAS Creswell, Jervis Bay. (photo: ABIS Bianchi)

Chief of Army, Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO, inspects the graduating officers of New Entry Officers' Course 49 during their Passing Out Parade held at HMAS Creswell, Jervis Bay.

The 49th New Entry Officers’ Course has graduated from the Royal Australian Naval College, at HMAS Creswell.

RAN Commodore visits US Navy's only boot camp

Published on by Naval Service Training Command Public Affairs Scott A. Thornbloom (author and photographer)

Royal Australian Navy Attache, Commodore Steve McDowell, RAN congratulates recruits following a capping ceremony on board Recruit Training Command. (US Navy image by Scott A Thornbloom)
 (photo: Scott A Thornbloom)

Royal Australian Navy Attache, Commodore Steve McDowell, RAN congratulates recruits following a capping ceremony on board Recruit Training Command. (US Navy image by Scott A Thornbloom)

Recently, the Royal Australian Navy attaché to the United States visited the US Navy’s Recruit Training Command at Great Lakes, Illinois and served as the reviewing officer for the weekly Pass-In-Review graduation.

Vocational Education and Training trainees graduate

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Daryl Peebles (author and photographer)

Commanding Officer Navy Headquarters - Tasmania, Commander Stacey Porter, inspects the VET cadets.              (photo: LEUT Daryl Peebles)

Commanding Officer Navy Headquarters - Tasmania, Commander Stacey Porter, inspects the VET cadets.

Seventeen Vocational Education and Training (VET) trainees graduated from the ADF-focused Certificate 1 Defence Force Cadets course at a ceremony held at Claremont College (Tasmania) yesterday.

Choules training takes to new heights

Published on by LEUT Sarah Mills (author and photographer)

Petty Officer Marine Technician Brett Duncan starts the descent from HMAS Choules superstructure for a working at heights training course. (photo: LEUT Sarah Mills)

Petty Officer Marine Technician Brett Duncan starts the descent from HMAS Choules superstructure for a working at heights training course.

Sailors and Soldiers of HMAS Choules recently had the chance to undertake Height Safety training while deployed in support of Operation LANDSCAPE.

HUET featured on brain doco

Published on by LEUT Kelli Lunt (author), LSIS Yuri Ramsey (photographer)

Todd Sampson performs escape drills in the Helicopter Underwater Escape Training (HUET) facility at HMAS Albatross during filming for the documentary 'Redesign My Brain'. (photo: Leading Seaman Yuri Ramsey)

Todd Sampson performs escape drills in the Helicopter Underwater Escape Training (HUET) facility at HMAS Albatross during filming for the documentary 'Redesign My Brain'.

Television personality Todd Sampson conducted Helicopter Underwater Evacuation Training (HUET) at HMAS Albatross in May this year as part of a documentary testing brain plasticity.