TRAINING

Basic Infantry Training
Phase I. (Introduction to Riflemanship)
*Range Safety and Combat Safety
Familiarization (learn your weapon and gear)
4 Fundamentals of Marksmanship
Steady Position
Proper Sight Picture
Breathing
Trigger Squeeze
Identifying & Clearing Malfunctions
Immediate Action
Remedial Action
Maintenance
Cleaning Your Weapon
Proper Lubrication
Level 1 Marksmanship
Firing in the Prone
Kneeling
Standing
CQM
Assessment
Phase II. (Movement)
*When in Doubt Pull Security
Individual Movement Techniques
Low Crawl, High Crawl
Low Ready, High Ready, Walk & Run
Take a Knee, Prone
Team Movements/Support by Fire
Successive and Alternate Bounding
Communication
Awareness and Assertiveness
Hand & Arm Signals
3 D’s
Proper Spacing
Unit Formations/Movements
File, Wedge, Staggered Column, Rolling T
LDA’s
Assessment
Phase III. (Battle Drills)
*Unit Cohesion
Talking Guns
Battle Drills 1-4
1A Squad Attack
2 React to Contact
3 Break Contact
4 React to Ambush
Assessment

Advanced Training
Phase I. (Implementation of Basic Skills)
*Understand and Utilize Every Aspect of the Battlefield
METT-TC
Mission
Mission Planning
Strategic vs. Tactical
Enemy
Understand the Enemy
EPW Search
Time
Synchronization
Backplanning
Terrain
Introduction to Land Navigation
Skylining
Troops
Importance of Leadership to Troops
Capacity of Troops
Civilians on the Battlefield
Escalation of Force
OKOCA
Observation
Key Terrain Features
Obstacles on the Battlefield
Cover and Concealment
Avenues of Approach
Assessment

Phase II. (Team Exercises)
*Teams Exist for a Reason
PCC’s and PCI’s
Tightening Gear
Visibility and Noise
Assigned Pouches
Accessibility of Gear
CLS (Combat Lifesaver Training)
IFAK
Extraction Methods
Heat Casualty Prevention and Treatment
Assessment
Phase III. (Rest)
*Maintenance, Maintenance, Maintenance
Patrol Bases
Leaders’ Recon
Infill
Priorities of Work
Patrols/Exfill
Personal Maintenance
Spare Clothing
Field Hygiene
Eating in the Field
Hydration
Foot Maintenance
Assessment