Joining the Army
Your first step to a rewarding role with the Army is the Apply Now button. If there's anything you need to know about joining, you'll find all the answers below.
Can I join the Army?
Find out if you have what it takes
If you're an average Australian who's completed Year 10, there's a good chance you can. Check out the specific requirements here.
How to join the Army
Read all you need to know about the process
Even if you haven't decided on a specific Army role yet, simply click the 'apply now' button to start your application. Or click below for more about what's involved.
Soldier Training at Kapooka
Learn what's involved
Every soldier starts their career at Kapooka, the ‘home of the soldier’. It’s where you will be transformed from a civilian into a fit, capable, confident and resourceful member of the Army.
Officer Training at the Royal Military College
Learn to lead and manage
Through Army officer training you'll learn to lead on the world stage, acquiring knowledge, skills and experience that will benefit your whole career. It all starts in Canberra at ‘RMC’.