Monday, October 11, 2010

Welcome to Ultimate Air Force Basic Training

Welcome to the Ultimate Air Force Basic Training Blog! I’m Nicholas Van Wormer, author of the upcoming book The Ultimate Air Force Basic Training Guide Book. This book, which is being released this month, is the ultimate guide for anyone joining, or even thinking of joining the US Air Force. Not only will it show you how to survive and succeed in Air Force basic training, it begins by explaining the job opportunities in the Air Force and how to make the recruiting process easier for you.

That is the purpose of the book. Now the purpose of this blog is to, 1. Address specific questions you may have about Air Force basic training 2. Keep you updated on any changes to basic training and 3. Give you visual tips and tricks for basic training through the use of video blogs.

Upcoming blog topics will include

Making the Most of Your Calls: Talking to your family during basic military training is very limited and can actually be stressful. Here’s how to make every minute count.

But My Friend Said…: Even though everyone does the same training at BMT, everyone has their own unique experiences. Here’s how to know what stories to listen to and which ones to ignore.

Upcoming video blog topics will include

Acing Your Wall Locker Inspection: Quick easy steps to prepare your uniform for inspection.

The Three Minute Meal: A short (meal times are short) visual of what meals are like during basic military training.

If you have suggestions for blog topics let me know by leaving a message in the comment box below.

Where to get the book? The Ultimate Air Force Basic Training Guide Book is available for pre-order at