French Foreign Legion Recruitment Process

First Day - In a legion Information Center for Reception, Information, and Terms of contract

Preselection - 1 to 3 days In a legion Recruitment Center (Paris - Aubagne) for Confirmation of motivation, Initial medical check-up , finalizing enlistment papers, and signing 5 year service contract

Selection - 1 to 10 days In the Recruitment and Selection Center in Aubagne for Psychological tests, Personality tests (complementary to the psychological tests), logic tests (without minimum education requirements), medical exam and physical condition tests, motivation and security interviews, and finally confirmation or denial of selection.

Final Selection - 7 days Signing and handing-over of the five year service and Incorporation into the Legion as a trainee.