SOF - Special Operations

Gender gap closed for UK special forces

26th October 2018 - 11:00 GMT | by Andrew White in London


Save this for later

Women are now eligible to attempt the UK’s Joint Selection course which is designed to identify personnel suitable for service with the Special Air Service (SAS) and Special Boat Service (SBS).

The policy change, announced by defense secretary Gavin Williamson on 25th October, opens up all ‘combat roles’ within ...

Want to read more?

Premium news content is only available to Shephard Plus subscribers or Online News subscribers

Back to News

Share to