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HMS Raleigh is the Royal Navy 's premier training establishment in the South West where all ratings joining the Service receive the first phase of their Naval training.

The nine week phase one training course is designed to be challenging, exciting, maritime in its focus and relevant to the operational environment individuals will find themselves in. It aims to develop individuals as part of a team, inculcate naval ethos and a sense of being part of the naval family.

HMS Raleigh also provides professional courses in military training, seamanship, logistics and submarine operations as well as vital training for ships' team preparing for operational deployments. Raleigh is also home to the band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines Plymouth.

The establishment is located at the South East corner of Cornwall on the outskirts of the town of Torpoint in an area of outstanding natural beauty.

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