Asked in US Army
How many weeks is basic training when you enlist in the Army?
Basic training for the Army takes 9 weeks. Advanced individual training can last an additional 6 weeks to 1 year! The Army have 5 different locations for basic training. ...
What does a platoon guide do in the Army National Guard basic training?
There is no Army National Guard basic training. It is basic training at one of the US Army's active duty training base. All active, reserve, and guard members train together as one. The platoon guide is basically a leader of the platoon. ...
Asked in United States of America
What are the United States basic training army also known as?
The United States basic training army can be known as Initial Entry Training, aka IET. The more familiar term however, is the "Army Bootcamp." Many people know what Bootcamp is, where as IET is not as well known. ...
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How many years does it take for an army solider to get deployed after basic training?
There is no particular time involved between an Army soldier completing basic training and being deployed. It depends on the need and the job that the soldier is trained to do. Many soldiers are deployed shortly after completing basic training. ...
Is it possible to get your sign on bonus before basic training in the army?
No. You won't be able to get it until after you complete your Entry Level Training (otherwise known as Basic Combat Training and Advanced Individual Training). ...
What kind of tasks does the Army's basic training involve?
Most of training is mostly exercising and gun training. You will be doing a lot of running weights courses, drills and gun training during the Army basic training. ...
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How does the army decide where you go for basic training?
For your training they will send you based on what you decide you want to do. If you ask your recruiter he/she should be able to tell you where you go for your basic training. good luck! ...
Asked in Oklahoma
Can us army go home after basic training at Oklahoma?
Typically No, you will proceed right to your AIT (MOS training) right after Basic Training, unless you are a Reserve soldier you might be able to go home after Basic ...
When do you go to basic training after you enlist in the army?
Depends on what you will be doing in the Army. Infantry personnel attend One Station Training at Ft. Benning GA. ...
Asked in US National Guard
Are you a veteran if you don't finish basic training in National Guard?
National Guard does not have a basic training, you are sent to basic training with other members of the Army whether they are in active or reserve status. No, you will not become a veteran if you fail to complete basic with any branch. ...
How many college credits do you get for army basic training?
It depends on your degree plan and the University, typically it is 6-9 college credits for successful completion of Basic Training. ...
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Is there any way to go into the US Army without going through basic training?
The only way to enter the US Army as a soldier without going through US Army Basic Training is to be a prior service member, in which case, you would have already gone through Basic Training/boot camp. Otherwise, the answer is no. You could gain employment as a Department of Defence civilian employee, but a lot of those jobs come with a stipulation that you join a reserve component of the military, which is still going to require you to go...