Officers & Management

Entry and education

You can join the Air Force fully degree-qualified and be trained further on the job, or straight from school via Officer training. You can be paid to study for an appropriate degree at the Australian Defence Force Academy, or for healthcare and engineering roles, apply for Defence University Sponsorship, which pays a salary and your remaining course fees as you complete your studies at the university of your choice.

Unrivalled benefits

The Australian Defence Force offers much more than just interesting and varied work. You'll also love our unique culture of teamwork, adventure and fitness.

You will be given the opportunity to see more of Australia and the world, have access to great sporting and social facilities, and make friends for life. Ours is a dynamic place to work and play, where you can reach your potential in many ways.

Competitive salary packages

Free medical and dental

A good work / life balance

Career development and progression

Access to advanced technology

World-class training


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