Defence Force Cadets

Becoming a Defence Force officer is a dream career choice. It is a challenging and exciting role.

2020 Cadetship Recruitment

2020 Campaign 

The Irish Defence Forces has opened applications for Officer Cadetships in 2020.

The deadline for applications is Sunday 31st May 2020.

Candidates must be 18 years of age or above and under 26 years of age on  the 1st September 2020. More information can be found on Irish Defence Forces website. Applications can only be made via the Defence Forces website on


Preparing for the Recruitment Process 

Becoming a Defence Force officer is a dream career choice. It is a challenging and exciting role and one which continually presents new and interesting experiences both in Ireland and abroad. Of course, this position also offers a generous salary as well as the security of a state pension. As part of the induction process interested candidates that apply will face a series of competitive stages including psychometric assessments.

We are Ireland's No 1. preparation course providers for the selection tests used in Defence Force Cadet recruitment campaigns and have over 30 years of assessment industry experience. 

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Our preparation courses are for candidates that are serious about succeeding at the induction stages of the selection process. Our courses are designed and delivered by experts. We have been preparing candidates for the selection tests used for entry into various careers for over 30 years. 

Maximise your performance for the tests and interviews by learning the best techniques for aptitude tests and competency-based interviews. Gain confidence by knowing that you are well prepared for the stages of recruitment.

Why not give yourself the best chance to succeed?

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