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Assault Amphibian School Battalion


Assault Amphibian School Battalion

School of Infantry - West

Camp Pendleton, California
Assault Amphibian Vehicle Crewman Course


Additional Information

  •Mission: To train entry level Marines for service as an Assault Amphibian Crewman for the AAV family of vehicles.

•55 Training Days

–Lecture/Demonstration = 64.5 Hrs

–Practical Application = 201.5 Hrs

–Performance and Written Exams = 121/9 Hrs

–Field Hours = 15 Days

•Frequency = 10 per year

•Max Capacity = 45 Marines


–Individual Water Survival (Week 1)

–Vehicle Basics (Land and Water) (Week 2-5)

–UGWS & Gunnery (Week 6-8.5)

–Tactics (Land and Water) (Week 8.5-11)