The Belize Defence Force (BDF) is now accepting applications for men and women wishing to join the regular element of Belize’s military. A recruitment drive will be held on Saturday, September 8th starting at 7 am at the following places:
Belize City – Militia Hall
Orange Walk – Eyles Camp
Corozal - Corozal Drill Hall
Dangriga – Dangriga Drill hall
Punta Gorda – Fairweather Camp
Belmopan – Police Training Academy
Cayo – Camp Belizario
Persons wishing to join the BDF must be Belizean citizens between the ages of 18 and 23 years old. They MUST be physically and mentally fit. The minimum requirement is a Primary School leaving certificate; but higher qualifications will be an asset for the applicant. To apply to join the BDF all you have to do is show up in person on the recruitment day and bring along your Social Security Card, official birth certificate and a recent police record. Persons showing up at the recruitment drive will be given an initial medical screening followed by an exam consisting of a written portion and a physical assessment.
For further information, contact Major Anthony Velasquez at telephone number 225-2171 or 225-2172 or 225-2173.