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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby captainf » Tue Jan 10, 2012 6:02 pm

If you're still not feeling fully confident after passing, highlandcow, it might be worth doing pass plus to gain abit more experience.
Remember how the runway lights looked one night long ago when you were lost and found your way, and how-you still dont know?
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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby highlandcow » Tue Jan 10, 2012 6:10 pm

captainf wrote:If you're still not feeling fully confident after passing, highlandcow, it might be worth doing pass plus to gain abit more experience.


Good idea! Plus it should help get a lower insurance premium. Everyone's a winner! :D
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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby captainf » Tue Jan 10, 2012 10:29 pm

Quite true. You'll also get night driving and motorway experience.
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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby Jayz » Fri Jan 20, 2012 3:33 pm

Some great and inspiring new year's resolutions on here :) I hope that you all manage to keep them ;)

Mine is a bit bizarre but I want to become more flexible. I am really into swimming and can swim reasonably well but at the moment I will never attain the standards that I want to because my shoulders are too inflexible. I can't streamline in the water - i.e. I can't get my arms straight above my head!!

It is embarassing. I can't even sit cross-legged! :oops:

So my resolution is to do 30 mins of stretching before I go to bed each night. I would love to get into yoga but at the moment I am simply not flexible enough even to go to a beginners class!
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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby captainf » Fri Jan 20, 2012 6:04 pm

Good luck, Jayz :)
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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby captainf » Thu Jan 26, 2012 2:20 pm

Oooh I just got a call today to say my assessment for the police is on Feb 4th :)
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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby highlandcow » Thu Jan 26, 2012 2:35 pm

Jayz wrote:It is embarassing. I can't even sit cross-legged!


Nor can I! But I'm sure you'll be able to in time. :D
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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby highlandcow » Thu Jan 26, 2012 2:36 pm

captainf wrote:Oooh I just got a call today to say my assessment for the police is on Feb 4th


Oooh! How exciting! Are you nervous? You'll have to let us know how it goes! :D
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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby snail » Thu Jan 26, 2012 2:59 pm

That's good; I think that could be something really great in your life, Captain.
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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby Bel Bel » Thu Jan 26, 2012 4:27 pm

Fantastic Captain, well done and good luck =D>
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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby captainf » Thu Jan 26, 2012 11:35 pm

Thanks so much for the good luck messages :)
If i'm honest yes, i'm extremely nervous now! :) I am looking forward to the opportunity to prove myself though, but i'm still very very nervous!!!!!!!!
After everything last year I decided to just go for it this year and hopefully all will work out :)
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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby highlandcow » Fri Jan 27, 2012 8:25 am

We'll all have our fingers crossed! :D
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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby captainf » Fri Jan 27, 2012 4:53 pm

Thanks. I believe next week is all group and individual activities. If I get through to that I get asked back for the physical assessment and medical.
I am more nervous today than I was yesterday! #-o :lol:
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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby highlandcow » Fri Jan 27, 2012 7:14 pm

I'm not not surprised you're nervous!

Have a look at these;

http://www.best-job-interview.com/group-interviews.html
http://www.policejobsinfo.com/hiring-pr ... questions/

Hope these help! :D
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Re: New Years Resolutions

Postby captainf » Sat Jan 28, 2012 10:28 pm

Thanks highlandcow. I'm getting more nervous as each day goes by, this is not good for me.

Those links are helpful, thanks ever so much for them. Is that police one for the UK or elsewhere? I couldn't quite figure it out but it was valuable.

The assessment next week is all based on group and individual activities. If asked back we then return at a later date for physical testing and a medical.
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