SERE specialist in the jungle
ENLISTED

SURVIVAL, EVASION, RESISTANCE AND ESCAPE (SERE)

ENSURE AIRMEN SURVIVAL

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The strength of SERE specialists lies in their ability to prepare others for the critical Personal Recovery mission. They empower others with skills for survival, evasion, resistance, and escape in adverse conditions. They integrate with other Airmen, military peers, government entities, and foreign allies, in effort to bolster recovery initiatives that guarantee every participant is well-prepared to "return with honor".

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    A High School Senior (age 17 or older)*, High school diploma, a GED, or 15 college semester hours

    *High School Students may start their application as early as the end of their junior year.

  • TEST SCORE REQUIREMENTS

    55 General (G) or higher on the ASVAB and a 55 or higher on the TAPAS

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Be a U.S. citizen and qualify for a “Secret” security clearance.
    • Be between the ages of 17 and 42.

    • Obtain an 11th-grade reading level on the Air Force Reading Abilities Test.

    • Must not have a speech impediment that interferes with clear enunciation.

    • Meet the minimums of the SERE Initial Fitness Test (IFT).

JOIN THE FIGHT

RECEIVE A $20,000 ENLISTMENT BONUS

If you’re ready to be challenged like never before by joining an elite team of Airmen, you can receive a $20,000 enlistment bonus. Bonuses are earned upon completion of the SERE training pipeline and a six-year enlistment contract.

SERE Specialists – Training Others How To Survive

SERE SPECIALIST TRAINING PIPELINE

TOOLS OF THE TRADE

From the jungle to the arctic, SERE specialists are trained to survive in the most extreme conditions, so their tools must be up for every challenge.

ANSWER THE CALL