Basic Combat Skills 1
Lesson topics include:
Combat organizational requirements and procedures necessary to perform as a member of a fire team in defensive combat operations and for receiving and interpreting a five-paragraph order;
Preparing a fire team plan, the mission of organic weapons, and procedures for use of grenades, pyrotechnics, and claymore mines in a defensive tactical environment;
Identifying mines and booby traps and applying effective countermeasures;
Basic communication operator functions and how to perform military map reading;
Types, procedures, and missions of reconnaissance, security patrols, and convoys;
The six articles of the Code of Conduct and the information required to apply the Law of Armed Conflict;
Procedures for processing known or suspected enemy personnel;
Procedures for performing first aid techniques, field sanitation, and personal hygiene; and
Procedures necessary to perform as a fire team member in civil disturbances and to implement antiterrorism measures.
Training Period: 5 Days.