The following lists online material available on conscripts’ experiences relating to military service. Familiarise with the atmosphere, and get practical tips on how to prepare for the voluntary military service for women. Moreover, learn about what the daily life is like in the military, what it involves to be a reservist, and the types of work opportunities that service completion offers in the Finnish Defence Forces.
Yle series Female Soldiers
This series follows the daily life of women from their service start until mustering out. Watching this series allows you to learn about young persons’ views on the military and what military training is all about. You can watch the series here.
Inttilive IG live stream on the voluntary military service for women
On the Finnish Defence Forces’ Instagram channel, live stream #inttilive IG will be aired on a regular basis with a particular focus on the voluntary military service for women. The focus will be on women answering to questions by the general public. You can watch the contents afterwards on the IG-TV. Plus, you also get to watch the earlier live streams on the Finnish Defence Forces’ IG channel!