The Canadian Forces Aptitude Test (CFAT) is an aptitude test consisting of three sections of multiple-choice test questions. The CFAT is used by the Canadian Forces to determine whether you have the mental aptitude to enlist. The CFAT is also used to determine which military occupations you qualify for. The CFAT is a requirement to enlist in the Canadian Forces. The CFAT may be given in a computerized version called the electronic Canadian Forces Aptitude Test (eCFAT) or in a paper version.
Preparation for the CFAT is important as the higher your CFAT score, the more options you will have for applying for the various military occupations.
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