The Resource General military training : standardization and reduction options, Roland J. Yardley, Dulani Woods, Cesse Cameron Ip, Jerry M. Sollinger

General military training : standardization and reduction options, Roland J. Yardley, Dulani Woods, Cesse Cameron Ip, Jerry M. Sollinger

Label
General military training : standardization and reduction options
Title
General military training
Title remainder
standardization and reduction options
Statement of responsibility
Roland J. Yardley, Dulani Woods, Cesse Cameron Ip, Jerry M. Sollinger
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Every uniformed service member, whether Active Component (AC) or Reserve Component (RC), must complete ancillary or general military training (GMT) requirements prescribed by his or her service. Individual services direct some topics, and some are stipulated by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). DoD has identified a need to reduce cyclic mandatory training requirements (especially for the RCs), thus reducing the training burden on the services and making the most of available training time. The RAND National Defense Research Institute was asked to examine the services' mandatory military training requirements and examine options to standardize requirements and reduce the training burden. This report responds to that request by providing a common definition of GMT and examining both the guidance that directs GMT completion and the services' approaches to conducting GMT. The authors identified GMT requirements directed by law and policy and interviewed service AC and RC subject-matter experts
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Cataloging source
SYB
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Yardley, Roland J
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
U408
LC item number
.Y37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rand Corporation
  • National Defense Research Institute (U.S.)
  • Woods, Dulani
  • Ip, Cesse
  • Sollinger, Jerry M
Series statement
Technical report
Series volume
TR-1222-OSD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Military education
  • Military readiness
Label
General military training : standardization and reduction options, Roland J. Yardley, Dulani Woods, Cesse Cameron Ip, Jerry M. Sollinger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "National Defense Research Institute."
  • "Prepared for the Office of the Secretary of Defense."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 93-100)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Defining general military training and establishing general military training baseline topics -- Summary of service approaches to general military training -- Why general military training is a challenge -- What options exist to standardize requirements for general military training and reduce its burden? -- Conclusions and recommendations
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 100 p.
Isbn
9780833069122
Lccn
2012955339
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)824158605
  • (OCoLC)ocn824158605
Label
General military training : standardization and reduction options, Roland J. Yardley, Dulani Woods, Cesse Cameron Ip, Jerry M. Sollinger
Publication
Note
  • "National Defense Research Institute."
  • "Prepared for the Office of the Secretary of Defense."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 93-100)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Defining general military training and establishing general military training baseline topics -- Summary of service approaches to general military training -- Why general military training is a challenge -- What options exist to standardize requirements for general military training and reduce its burden? -- Conclusions and recommendations
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 100 p.
Isbn
9780833069122
Lccn
2012955339
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)824158605
  • (OCoLC)ocn824158605

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