Officer Training at the Royal Military College


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’.

Where future leaders are made

The Royal Military College - Duntroon is one of the world’s finest and most respected military training institutions. It takes driven and ambitious people from all walks of life and transforms them into leaders and managers with fulfilling careers.

Following just 18 months of training at RMC, you could be in command of your own platoon of soldiers. Or, if you're already a qualified professional the Army will employ you in your specialist field while you complete between nine and 41 days of military and leadership training.



What are the benefits of officer training at RMC?

World-class leadership training plus a fast-track to a great career is just the start. At RMC you'll also enjoy:

A full salary while you train

A mix of classroom and practical learning

Highly-regarded transferable skills

A guaranteed leadership role on graduation

Opportunities for diverse specialisation

Ongoing training, development and progression

Free medical and dental care

Free sports and fitness facilities



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