During these days, they have flocked to the regiments training volunteers (17th of Capua, 80th of Cassino, 85th of Verona and 235th of Ascoli Piceno) the women and men belonging to the 2nd block 2022 who, in the coming weeks, will start the basic course from voluntary fixed term.
The very young, coming from every part of the peninsula, after having passed the selections, saw for the first time access to a military structure, no longer as visitors but as men and women from that moment on subject to military discipline.
There are various sensations and motivations that have accompanied the young citizens to become part of the Army family: curiosity, professional training, spirit of service, fascination of the activities and the numerous possible specializations.
To welcome them, the permanent cadre of training institutes made up of instructor staff who will have the delicate task of helping and supporting young people wearing the uniform for the first time.
The basic course will include the development of an intense module that embraces the sectors of formal training, knowledge of the weapons supplied, notions of topography, shooting, physical activity and training in a rural environment with the use of military means.
At the end of the training course, the volunteers on a fixed one-year contract will be assigned to the various Army Units located throughout the national territory, ready to operate in the various areas in which the Armed Forces will be called upon to intervene.