Hebrew Course (Michve Elon)
If you have a low Hebrew level, then you will be required to take a 3 month Hebrew
Course at Michvei Elon.
In this course, you will learn the necessary Hebrew skills to succeed in the Army. You will also complete one month of basic training.
The 3 month courses are conducted in December, April/May and August, preceding the March, August and November combat drafts.
All olim chadashim that have a high Hebrew level, and are doing combat, will be required to do a three-week preparatory course at Michve Elon called Yachash.
This course is devoted to getting the oleh chadash/volunteer prepared mentally and physically for a successful army service.
This course is only for male combat soldiers, and not for female soldiers or non-combat soldiers.