Fusiliers Launch Military Academy at Newcastle College
A new Fusiliers Military Academy has opened at Newcastle College, and is being run entirely by Reservists.
The academy will train young people who have an interested in the military or plan to join one of the three services. The courses will last between one to two years and the curriculum focuses on drill, camouflage, adventure training and first aid. Students will attend one day a week; the other days they will participate in normal studies at Newcastle college.