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Officer Candidates School

"Ductus Exemplo"

Training Command, Quantico, Virginia

The mission of Officer Candidates School (OCS) is to educate and train officer candidates in Marine Corps knowledge and skills within a controlled and challenging environment in order to evaluate and screen individuals for the leadership, moral, mental, and physical qualities required for commissioning as a Marine Corps officer.

 


 
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OCS, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va
OCS - PT Event / Muscular Endurance Course
U.S. Marine candidates with the Officer Candidate School (OCS) conduct physical training and a Muscular Endurance Course at OCS, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 24, 2017. Candidates must go through two months of intensive training to evaluate and screen individuals for the leadership, moral, mental, and physical qualities required for commissioning as a U.S. Marine Corps officer. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Yasmin D. Perez)
Officer Candidate School, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va
OCS, Combat Course
U.S. Marine Candidates participate in events such as the Combat course at the Officer Candidate School, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 14, 2017. Candidates must go through two months of intensive training to evaluate and screen individuals for the leadership, moral, mental, and physical qualities required for commissioning as a U.S. Marine Corps officer. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Cristian L. Ricardo)
Officer Candidate School, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va
OCS, Combat Course
U.S. Marine Candidates participate in events such as the Combat course at the Officer Candidate School, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 14, 2017. Candidates must go through two months of intensive training to evaluate and screen individuals for the leadership, moral, mental, and physical qualities required for commissioning as a U.S. Marine Corps officer. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Cristian L. Ricardo)
OCS, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va
OCS - PT Event
U.S. Marine candidates with the Officer Candidate School (OCS) conduct physical training at OCS, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 24, 2017. Candidates must go through two months of intensive training to evaluate and screen individuals for the leadership, moral, mental, and physical qualities required for commissioning as a U.S. Marine Corps officer. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Yasmin D. Perez)
OCS, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va
OCS TARZAN COURSE
U.S. Marine Corps candidates with Officer Candidates school (OCS) participate in the Tarzan Course at OCS, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., on May 10, 2017. The mission of OCS is to educate and train officer candidates in Marine Corps knowledge and skills within a controlled and challenging environment in order to evaluate and screen individuals for the leadership qualities required for commissioning as a Marine Corps officer.(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Yasmin D. Perez)
OCS, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va
OCS CONFIDENCE COURSE
U.S. Marine Corps candidates with Officer Candidates school (OCS) participate in the Confidence course at OCS, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., on May 10, 2017. The mission of OCS is to educate and train officer candidates in Marine Corps knowledge and skills within a controlled and challenging environment in order to evaluate and screen individuals for the leadership qualities required for commissioning as a Marine Corps officer.(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Yasmin D. Perez)

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