Recruitment film for the Royal Navy, featuring the Britannia Royal Naval College in Dartmouth, Devon.
New recruits arrive at Totnes railway station, and then transfer to the Britannia Royal Naval College by coach. On arrival, the new recruits are provided with their first uniforms, pay a visit to the barber and dentist respectively, and then they begin their basic training. The recruits are seen on parade, swimming, cross country running, having breakfast, and in the classroom. They take part in an expedition on Dartmoor, go sailing on the River Dart, go onboard a visiting submarine, experience a flight with the Britannia Helicopter Flight, and visit HMS Walkerton.