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
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
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There's a lot that makes an ADF Gap Year so fulfilling. It’s an opportunity to get a feel for military life while enjoying unique experiences.
Air Force Airbase Protection & Security
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Air Force Administration Assistant
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Air Force Aviation Support Technician
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Air Force Warehouse Storeperson
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Air Force Airbase Protection Training
Watch Gap Year trainees as they enter their specialist training in Airbase Protection to learn to defend the facilities that protect our country.
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