A recruit is a person undergoing basic military training to become a soldier. Recruit training in the Ghana Armed Forces is within the period of six(6) months. The training is a physically and psychologically intensive process, which resocializes its subjects for the demands of military employment.
The recruits are grouped according to the 3 Arms of Services of the Ghana Armed Forces:
Recruit training comprises of the following:
- Physical Training
- Skill at Arms
- Military Tactics
- Field Craft
- Voice Procedure