FROM PEACEKEEPING TO PUBLIC EVENTS, LIFE IN THE GUARDS IS FAR FROM DULL.
"I WANTED TO LEAD GUARDSMEN IN COMBAT - THEY'RE FIT, PROFESSIONAL AND DETERMINED TO SUCCEED."
The British Army's Guards regiments are made up of fit and highly skilled infantry soldiers who carry out ceremonial duties alongside their combat role. As an officer in charge of a platoon you'll lead your soldiers on exercises and operations abroad, and take part in some of the country's best-known public events.
Lead 30 highly trained frontline soldiers
Train your platoon to operate in all types of environment
Deploy around the world on operations for 6 months at a time
Manage the careers of non-commissioned officers and Guardsmen
Participate in state ceremonial events such as Trooping the Colour