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Depending on the qualification that are allotted for your particular case

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The physical standards change depending on the age and gender of the individual. But each is required to be able to complete a 2 mile run, and a set amount of push ups and sit ups upon other physical needs.

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Health, Dental and Life Insurance

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Yes you need a secret clearance

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Yes, depending on the crime committed.

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Depends on your unit. Most of the time no you have a job to do like anywhere else so you dont bring your kid. But some do offer childcare. It is always a possibility and I would say yes most likely. Come in thinking its a for sure.

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7;00 to 5;30 this is for the ones that are selected to perform the actual jobs that they do have opened,it all depends on your skills and how you perform at drill on weekends.it is hard to be selected.but it is nice when you do get selected.you get the same benefits as an active duty soldier.

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Everyone in the national guard attends the same BCT that United States Army. Physically and mentally challenges that instill and fortify core values.

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The age limits for enlisting are 17 to 42 years old. Drill schedules depend on the unit to which one is assigned. Generally drills are scheduled one weekend per month, but there are there exceptions to this. It is best to check with the unit to which you will be assigned.

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