french foreign legion
ABOUT
HISTORY
TRADITIONS
UNIFORM, BAND AND PACE
ENLISTMENT REQUIREMENTS
THE LEGIONNAIRE'S THOUGHTS
THE LEGIONNAIRE'S CODE OF HONOR
PAY AND BONUSES
SPECIALITIES

 

THE FRENCH FOREIGN LEGION

SPECIALITIES


An elite soldier, the legionnaire can specialize in or improve his different skills in mortars, missiles or as a diver sniper or paratrooper and can obtain a qualification in one of these following branches :
• Administrative department: Secretarial, accounts,
• Signals: radio or mechanic-exchange operator, telephonist
• Transportation: Light vehicle, HGV 1 and 2 or tracked vehicle driver,
• Engineers: heavy equipment operator,
• Building trades: bricklayer, plumber, electrician, carpenter, painter, etc...,
• Maintenance: mechanic, car electrician, welder, car painter,
• Others: musician, medical assistant, cook, photographer, printer, sports instructor, computer operator.

 

The French Foreign Legion information pages