The Royal Military College at Duntroon prepares cadets and other selected candidates for careers in the Army by promoting leadership and integrity, by inspiring high ideals and the pursuit of excellence, and by inculcating a sense of duty, loyalty and service to the nation.
Originally established in 1951 as the 1st Recruit Training Battalion, the Army Recruit Training Centre has evolved since 1989 to become a world class training establishment for all soldiers selected to join the Australian Army.
The Australian Defence Force Academy, situated in Canberra is a university like no other, offering combined military and leadership training in a tri-Service environment, with a world class degree from the University of New South Wales.
The training our soldiers receive is world class. The skills and knowledge gained in the Army commence with soldier training at the 1st Recruit Training Battalion.
The purpose of Australian Army Skill at Arms Meet is to develop soldier operational capability through a rigorous, challenging and combat marksmanship focused skill-at-arms competition.