PSU BASIC SKILLS COURSE
|How To Apply:
||Submit Electronic Training Request (ETR) via Direct Access
||All students are required to check the SMTC website to ensure proper compliance of prerequisites and equipment. Members who arrive without meeting the prerequisites and without the proper equipment may be disenrolled. See http://www.uscg.mil/smtc for additional information.
||No history of alcohol or drug abuse and no Courts Martial during current enlistment
To introduce a member of the USCG Port Security Unit (PSU) to the information and skills needed to operate successfully as a member of the PSU during deployment OCONUS in accordance with United States Coast Guard orders, instructions, doctrine and real world requirements. This course provides E-2 through O-5 personnel with instruction on basic skills required of a PSU team member. The
students will be required to complete classroom and practical field exercises. Units of instruction consist of CBRN, Land navigation, Entry Control Points, Vehicle Searches, Rear Area Security, Crew Served Weapons including the M240B and M2HB, MOUT, Individual and Squad Movement, and basic patrolling. There will be a number of practical exercises and live fire training. Students will be living in field conditions and eating field rations (MRE’s) for the majority of the course.
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