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Just a thought, if the government decided to give firearms to all UK officers, would they need to adjust fitness/eyesight requirements as I'm sure a large proportion won't meet the current firearms standard?
Morning All, so o have an interest in becoming a firearms officer, however I wear glasses / contact lenses. I’m under the impression that I will be able to apply with little issue, my question is, those out there that already do the role and wear glasses/contacts. Do you find you have any issues? Do you always wear contact lenses? Cheers PCW
Hi, I am 18 and I have aspirations to apply to become a regular in the future. My plan at the moment is to try and become a Special while at university. I've been reading about the eyesight requirements on the internet and now I feel that I may not be able to become a SC. I think my prescription is something like -1.25 and -1.75. The problem is, I feel that I may not be able to achieve the 6/36 requirement for unaided vision with my right eye, but I could with my left eye. The annoying thing is that my binocular vision isn't that bad as one eye is better than the other, but I assume they test