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Platoon Training 101

    

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Have you ever thought about running the Platoon in a mission? Not sure where to start but keen to get into it? Tried it once and unsure about a few things? 

Then this is for you!

This session will be part classroom, part practical. The rough syllabus/discussion points will be as follows: 

1. Go through order of briefing:

  • Picking Camo
  • Listening to Zeus briefing
  • Taking account of what squads/assets you have available

2. Top Level Planning:

  • Assigning Squads to Objectives
  • Assigning certain roles (and equipment) to Squads (AA/MAT/HAT/Demining/Demolitions, etc)
  • How do we get there?
  • FUPs, OoM and Speed limits

3. Planning Objectives:

  • Teamwork (Positioning to assist each other, bounding movement)
  • Picking approach routes
  • Overwatch and when to do it
  • SBF/ABF
  • Placement of squads & assets and their attack vectors and sectors
  • Preplanning or mapping the AO.

4. Bad situations and how to handle them

5. Managing Comms: LR, SR and Local

 

If RSVP is full or you are an FNG, please comment your interest below and we will do our best to accommodate you on the day.


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