Nigeria Air Force Recruitment 2019/2029: Nigeria Air Force is seeking application from interested and qualified Nigerians into the force in the following categories, Non-Tradesmen/women and Tradesmen/Women. Nigeria Air Force was established in 1961 and the first batch of cadet was enlisted in 1962 to undergo training with the Ethiopian Air. Read more
All You Need To Know About The Nigeria Air Force
The idea of establishing an Air Force for Nigeria was first mooted in 1961 following the nations participation in peacekeeping operation in Congo and Tanganyika (now Tanzania). During these peacekeeping operations, foreign air force aircraft were employed to airlift the Nigeria Army Regiment to and from the theaters of operation. The Nigerian government at the time, no doubt, recognize the urgent need to have the Nigeria Air Force.
General Requirement For The Nigeria Air Force Recruitment
- He/She must be of Nigerian origin.
- He/She must be between the ages of 17 and 22 years for non-tradesmen/women, 17 and 24 years for tradesmen/women by . Those applying as drivers must be between the ages of 18 and 28 years by
- He/She must be single.
- He/She must have a Minimum height is 1.68 meters or 5.5ft for males and 1.65m or 5.4ft for females.
- She/he must be medically fit and meet the Nigerian Air Force medical and employment standards.
Academic And Professional Qualification For The Nigeria Air Force Recruitment 2019/2020.
She/he must possess a minimum of 5 credits including Mathematics and English Language at not more than 2 sittings obtained not later than 4 years to this exercise. In addition, applicants are also required to possess their school’s testimonials.
She/he must possess OND, NABTEB, RN/RM or City & Guild Certificate. Candidate with only Trade Test Certificate are required to also have a minimum of 3 passes in GCE/SSCE/NECO including English. In addition, applicants applying as tradesmen/tradeswomen must possess ND (with minimum of Lower Credit) or other relevant trade qualification from government-approved institutions. Note that applicants with HND or First Degrees/Post-Graduate Certificates, University Diplomas and Grade II Teacher’s certificates will not be considered for recruitment as airmen/airwomen into the Nigerian Air Force and should not apply.
Other Requirement For The Nigeria Air Force Recruitment
His attestation form must be signed by a military officer from the same state as the applicant and not below the rank of Squadron Leader or equivalent in the Nigerian Army and the Nigerian Navy, and Police Officer of the rank of Assistant CP and above. Local Governments Chairmen/Secretaries, magistrates and principals of government Secondary Schools from applicants’ state of origin can also sign the attestation forms. The signees passport photograph and either photocopy of drivers licence or international passport must be attached. In addition, applicants are to bring with them a letter of attestation of good character from any of the officers above to the Zonal Recruitment Centers and final selection interview.
Requirements: Applicants are advised to carefully read the requirements below before filling the form:
Medical Records: ND Medical Records.
Lab Technician: ND Medical Lab Science.
X-Ray Technician: ND X-ray Technology.
Dental Technician: ND Dental Technology/Dental Therapy
Pharmacy Technician: ND Pharmacy Technology.
Environmental Technician: ND Environmental Technology.
Biomedical Technician: ND Biomedical Technology.
Optometry Technician: ND Optometry Technology.
Statistics: ND Statistics.
Assistant Chaplain: ND in Christian Religious Study.
Assistant Imam: ND in Arabic/Islamic Studies.
Engineering Technicians: ND Mechanical Engr./Electrical Electronics Engr/Air Engineering Technology
Meteorologist: ND in Meteorology.
Electrical Technicians: ND Electrical Electronics, ND/Trade Test Cert 1,2,3 Domestic Elect, Work
Building Technology: ND Building tech/QS/Land Surveying/Civil Engineering.
Public Relations/Info: ND Mass Comm. Cert/Trade Test Cert in Videography/Photography.
- Secretarial Assistants: ND Office Technology Management.
Library Assistants: ND/NCE Library Science.
Music: ND Music. In addition, playing experience in any recognised Band will be an advantage.
Driver/Mechanic: Trade Test and current driver’s license with practical experience.
Works: Trade Test Cert in Welding/Carpentry/Painting/Sign Writing/Plumbing/Mason/ domestic Electrician/Refrigeration and Air Conditioning.
Computer Tech.: ND/Computer Hardware Engr/Software Engr. Possession of recognized certifications will be an advantage.
ND/Certificate in Physiotherapy.
ND/Certificate in Medical Supply.
ND/Certificate in Printing Technology.
PE/Sports: ND/NCE Physical Education, Certificate of participation/Medals in National and International sporting competitions will be an added advantage.
Catering: ND in Catering Services.
Education: NCE in PHE, Library Science, Home Economics, Hausa Language, Ibo Language, Yoruba Language, French, Business Management, Fine Arts.
Nigeria Air Force Test Will Hold in Any of These Centers
Makurdi: Nigerian Air Force Base, Markudi. Ilorin: 227 Wing, Nigerian Air Force, Ilorin.Lagos: Sam Ethnan Air Force Base, Ikeja – Lagos. Enugu: 305 Flying Training School, Enugu. Port Harcourt: 97 Special Operations Group, Nigerian Air Force, Port Harcourt. Benin: 81 Air Maritime Group, Nigerian Air Force Benin. Kaduna: Nigerian Air Force Base, Kawo – Kaduna. Kano: 303 Flying Training School, Kano. Maiduguri: 204 Wing, Nigerian Air Force Base, Maiduguri. Ipetu-Ijesha: Nigerian Air Force Institute of Safety, Ipetu-Ijesha.Sokoto: 55 Forward Operation Base Mabera, Sokoto. Yola: 75 Strike Group, Nigerian Air Force, Yola. Jos: 330 Nigerian Air Force Station, Jos.
Instruction in The Nigeria Air Force Recruitment 2019/2020
He/She will be required to submit for scrutiny, the original copies of the documents at the recruitment centers and during the final selection interview. Applicants will be required to present following documents if selected for the zonal recruitment test:
- Two recent passport size photographs to be stamped and countersigned by officer of appropriate rank specified, Local Government Chairmen/Secretaries and other specified officers in Paragraph 8.
- Photocopies of:
- Birth Certificate/Declaration of Age (Any age declaration done later than 5 years to this exercise will not be acceptable).
- Educational/ Trade Certificates.
- He/She must not be suspected to have impersonated or submitted false document(s) shall be disqualified from the selection exercise. Also, any false declaration detected later may lead to withdrawal from training. Such applicants may be handed over to the Police for prosecution. The Nigerian Air Force will not entertain any enquiries in respect of applicants whose applications have been rejected. Applicants are required to fill valid email addresses and Telephone numbers in the appropriate spaces provided in the application form.
Starting And Closing Date the 2019/2020 Nigeria Air Force Recruitment
Online registration starts on the 12th January,2019 and closes on 23rd February,2019
How to Apply to Apply Nigeria Air Force Recruitment 2019/2020
Click here to Apply www.careers.nigerianairforce.gov.ng.
After filling the form,print the following,
- Local Government Attestation Form.
b. Parents/Guardian Consent Form.
c. Acknowledgement Form.