U.S. Army Fort Moore and The Maneuver Center of Excellence
ARNG Warrior Training Center Site
ARNG Warrior Training Center
Air Assault Course
The Air Assault Course is 12 days in duration and prepares Soldiers for air
mobile operations. During the course students train and are evaluated on
combat assault, sling loads, rappelling, physical fitness, and various other
critical skills. Students are required to complete an obstacle course and
two-mile run on zero day before entering the course. Prior to graduation,
students must successfully complete written and hands-on examinations, sling
load tests, and a 12 -mile foot march in under three hours with full combat
As the Warrior Training Center's Air Assault Course is primarily MTT (Mobile
Training Team) based, reporting instructions will vary from location to
location. Because of this, standard reporting instructions will not be
listed on this page. However, close to 30 days from the reporting date of
the course, a welcome letter will be emailed to the email address on file in
For planning purposes in DTS - if students are not driving to the course,
units can plan to fly students into the closest major airport and in most
cases, the host site will provide pick up and drop off from the airport.
Meals will be provided during the course as well. Ultimately all the course
specific instructions will be provided to the student roughly 30 days out
from the report date.
Prospective candidates are enlisted NCOs and Officers who will be involved in the conduct of Air Assault operations.
Course overview, packing list, reporting instructions, and map to WTC are below.
"This form is the Soldier's responsibility and must be filled out and signed by the prospective student's leadership PRIOR to in-processing in order to reduce waiting times at the in-processing table. Students without this form have 72 hours to present it or they will be removed from the course.