The requested detail for Financial Year 2013-14 is provided below:
Number of personnel who completed Phase Two training
Cost of providing Phase
Royal Marines School of Music (Portsmouth)
Information is not held centrally and could be provided only at disproportionate cost
£2.8 million (approx)
No personnel undertook phase two training with the RAF Music Services. The RAF recruits are fully trained musicians who undertake a rigorous audition process and are only admitted once their playing ability is proven.