The Royal Navy (RN) has advised that in Training Year 2010/2011 there were around 180 personnel who failed Phase 1 Training and left the Navy.
No RN personnel re-take the training – if need be, they are put back a few weeks, but unless they choose to leave the RN, they keep going until they have passed.
Table 1 provides figures for RN Completion of Officer Phase 1 training and drop out numbers, Direct Entrant and Senior Upper Yardsman (SUY), as at 20 October 2016:
|Table 1: Completion and drop-out figures|
- As per MOD policy, figures are rounded.
You can read about the Royal Navy’s basic training here.
FOI 2016/11677 dated 04 January 2017.