Para Platoon (2014): S01E02


The series chronicles the process a groups of individuals follow through selection and training for the British Army’s infamous Parachute Regiment.


Those who pass can the PRAC take on the Parachute Regiment training course and 34 hopefuls have arrived at Catterick Garrison. Only a few will make it to the end in 28 weeks’ time. During their first few days, known as shock and capture, they must swear a voice of allegiance, swap their civilian clothes for Army combats and take their first hesitant steps on the drill square.

Para Platoon Series

You can find a full index and overview of Para Platoon here.

Production & Filming Details

  • Release Date: 31 October 2014.
  • Rating: 16+.
  • Running Time: 25 minutes.
  • Country: UK.
  • Language: English.

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