Gap Year

A Gap Year in the Air Force is not only a chance to experience what a career in the Air Force could be like, but also to have a year full of adventure, new friends, new skills, leadership, and travel. An ADF Gap Year is a truly unique opportunity for you to grow and figure out what next step you’ll take in life.

A Gap Year unlike any other

It’s a unique opportunity to get a feel for a career in the Air Force, without committing to a longer period. In a Gap Year role you'll:

Earn a good salary plus generous superannuation

Learn practical and leadership skills

Enjoy a healthy and varied lifestyle

Get fit and choose from numerous sports

Meet new people and make great friends

Benefit from free medical and dental

Register your interest for 2020

Applications for Gap Year 2019 are now closed. Applications for the 2020 program will open in March 2019. Register your interest to receive updates and don’t miss your chance to be a part of this unique experience.

Check out other Gap Year opportunities

If you haven't found what you're looking for, or you are open to other suggestions, see what Gap Year roles are available in the Navy and Army here:

Gap Year Frequently Asked Questions