Why are the navy seal called seals?

Answer Sea, Air, Land. The sea stands for both the S and the E.

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What is the training program for the Navy SEALS called?

Members of the Navy who want to become Navy SEALS must first pass the PST (Physical Screening Test). This is a grueling physical test that all candidates must go through. Those who pass are entitle... Read More »

Do you have to serve time in the US Navy to then become a member of the Navy SEALs?

No. By passing a pre-physical screening, you can begin the 36-week course to become a SEAL.

Why are the navy court martial the navy seals?

A terrorist leader with a bloody lip claimed the SEALs injured him while he was being captured. The SEALs conducted the perfect mission. They snuck in like ninjas under cover of darkness and got th... Read More »

Can you join the navy SEALS without serving in the navy?

The only way to serve on a SEAL team without being in the Navy is by joining the Air Force, becoming a Combat Controller. After that, the Air Force will put you on a special operations team that ne... Read More »