Recruit School Contacts

Contact times

Recruit School Divisional Staff may be contacted during business hours, 7:30am to 4:30pm (0730hrs - 1630hrs), to discuss the progress of recruits. When calling Divisional Staff, please call the Divisional Chief Petty Officer in the first instance.

Please note that privacy and legal requirements will restrict what information can be released on personnel over 18 years of age without their consent.

Recruits may be contacted in their accommodation block on the foyer telephone at the following times:

  • 4:30pm to 6:30pm (1630hrs - 1830hrs)
  • 8:30pm to 10:30pm (2030hrs - 2230hrs)
  • Evening meal is from 5:15pm to 6:00pm (1715hrs - 1800hrs).
  • Recruits are expected to have their lights out at 10:30pm (2230hrs)
  • Calls to blocks are to be restricted to three (3) minutes.
  • Calls may be received at the above times during the week or at weekends.

Telephone

  • Warrant Officer-Recruit School - (03) 5931 5734

Emms Division

  • Divisional Officer-in-Charge - (03) 5931 5749
  • Divisional Chief Petty Officer - (03) 5931 5099
  • Divisional Petty Officer - (03) 5931 5874

Rogers Division

  • Divisional Officer-in-Charge - (03) 5931 5714
  • Divisional Chief Petty Officer - (03) 5931 5809
  • Divisional Petty Officer - (03) 5931 5510

Taylor Division

  • Divisional Officer-in-Charge - (03) 5931 5807
  • Divisional Chief Petty Officer - (03) 5931 6197
  • Divisional Petty Officer - (03) 5931 5892

Shipp Division

  • Divisional Officer-in-Charge - (03) 5931 5808
  • Divisional Chief Petty Officer - (03) 5931 6306
  • Divisional Petty Officer - (03) 5931 5525

Emergency After Hours Contact

  • Recruit School Duty Instructor - Gangway - (03) 5931 5375
  • Recruit School Duty Instructor - Mobile - 0400 255 196

Should you wish to contact the Recruit School Duty Officer, the Recruit School Duty Instructor will arrange this for you.

Postal Address

Mail is delivered to and collected from Recruit School daily. Depending on which intake number the recruit enters he/she will be in either Getting, Moran, Rankin or Waller Division.

Mail for Recruits should be addressed as follows:

RCT (first name) (family name) (Employee ID Number) (Division Name) (General Entry Intake Number) RAN Recruit School HMAS Cerberus VIC 3920

Example

RCT Bill Smith 8060001 Waller Division GE 200 RAN Recruit School HMAS Cerberus VIC 3920