The below content was culled from http://www.careers.nigerianairforce.gov.ng/HTMLFiles/instructions.htm
Nationality: Applicant must be of Nigerian origin.
Age: Applicants must be between the ages of 17 and 22 years for non-tradesmen/women, 17 and 24 years for tradesmen/women by 31st December 2013.
Those who will be older than 22 and 24 years for non-tradesmen and tradesmen respectively by 31st December 2013 need not apply.
Marital Status: All applicants must be single.
Height: Minimum height is 1.68 meters or 5.5ft for males and 1.65m or 5.4ft for females.
Medical Fitness: All applicants must be medically fit and meet the Nigerian Air Force medical and employment standards.
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.
Applicant’s 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. 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.
Applicants 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, all applicants are also required to possess their school’s testimonials.
Applicants must satisfy the requirements stated for Non-Trade above. In addition, applicants applying as tradesmen/tradeswomen must possess ND (with minimum of Lower Credit) or other relevant trade qualification from government-approved institutions. Applicant with University Diploma need not apply.
Applicants are advised to carefully read the requirements below before filling the form:
Medical Records: ND in Medical Records.
Lab Technician: ND in Lab Tech/Medical Lab tech.
X-Ray Technicians: ND/Certificate in X-ray Technology.
Dental Technician: ND in Dental Technology/Dental Therapy.
Pharmacy Technician: ND Pharmacy Technology.
Environmental Technician: ND Environmental Technology.
Biomed Technician: ND Biomed Technology.
Optometry Technician: ND Optometry Technology.
Statistics: ND Maths/Stats.
Assistant Chaplain: ND in Christian Religious Study.
Assistant Imam: ND in Arabic/Islamic Studies.
Engineering Technicians: ND in Mechanical Engr./Electrical Electronics Engr./Air Engineering Technology.
Meteorologist: ND in Meteorology.
Electrical Technicians: ND Electrical Electronics, ND/Trade Test Cert in Domestic Elect.
Building Technology: ND/C&G in building tech/Draughtsman/C&G/Trade Test in Survey Assistants/Land Surveying/ND Quantity Surveying.
Public Relations/Info: ND Mass Comm. Cert/Trade Test Cert in Videography/Photography.
Secretarial Assistants: ND in Office Technology Management/Purchasing and Supply/Personnel Mgt/Human Resource Mgt.
Library Assistants: ND in Library Science.
Music: ND in Music from Government approved institutions. 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: C&G Trade Test Cert in Welding/Carpentry/Painting/Sign Writing/Plumbing/Mason/domestic Electrician/Refrigeration and Air Conditioning.
Computer Tech: ND/Cert in Computer Hardware Engr/Software Engr.
ND/Cert in Physiotherapy
ND/Cert in Medical Supply.
Qualifying Recruitment Tests will hold in the following 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
Akure: 323 Artillery Regiment, Owena Barracks, Akure
Sokoto: 55 Forward Operation Base Mabera Sokoto
Yola: 75 Strike Group, Nigerian Air Force, Yola
All applicants will be required to submit for scrutiny, the original copies of the documents listed under Paragraph 9(b) 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 7.
(I) Birth Certificate or Declaration of Age (Any age declaration done less than 5 years to this exercise will not be acceptable).
(II) Educational and Trade Certificates
Any applicant 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.
The application fee is 1000 (excluding bank charges).
SUBMISSION OF FORM
On completion of the application forms, applicants must print out the Pay4Me Acknowledgment slip by clicking on the PAY APPLICATION FEE button.
Applicants are to use the printed acknowledgment slip to make payment at any of the designated banks.
For Technical Support, please call:08104577415, 09-8704817, 09-8708475, 08078406568 or
PE/Sports: ND in Physical Education, Certificate of participation/Medals.
Catering: ND in Catering Services.
Education: NCE in PHE,Library Science,Home Economics,Hausa Language,Ibo Language, Yoruba Language, French, Business Management, Fine Art.
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