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The Basic School

 

The Basic School

Training Command

Quantico, Virginia

Train and educate newly commissioned or appointed officers in the high standards of professional knowledge, esprit-de-corps, and leadership to prepare them for duty as company grade officers in the operating forces, with particular emphasis on the duties, responsibilities, and warfighting skills required of a rifle platoon commander.

Alpha Company, 1-20, Marines conduct a Sand Table Exercise (STEX) which focused on applying tactics for a rifle platoon in the defense. (Photo by 2ndLt Alejandro Manan)
A Marine from Golf Company 7-19 runs the Endurance Course at The Basic School, Marine Corps Base Quantico, VA, January 27, 2020 (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 2ndLt Alejandro Manan)
Alpha Company, 1-20, Marines conduct a Sand Table Exercise (STEX) which focused on applying tactics for a rifle platoon in the defense. (Photo by 2ndLt Alejandro Manan)
Marines from Echo Company 5-19 conduct a Military Operation in Urbanized Terrain (MOUT) at The Basic School, Marine Corps Base Quantico, VA, October 30, 2019 (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 2ndLt Alejandro Manan)
An MV-22 Osprey lands in support of a Patrolling Exercise (PEX) at The Basic School. (Photo by 2ndLt Alejandro Manan)
Marines from Delta Company 4-19 conduct their Crew Served Weapons Field Exercise at The Basic School, Marine Corps Base Quantico, VA, August 27, 2019 (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 2ndLt Isaac Lamberth)
Marines from Bravo Company 2-20 run the Physical Fitness Test at The Basic School, Marine Corps Base Quantico, VA, December 12, 2019 (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 2ndLt Alejandro)
Bravo Company Marines and families enjoy Family Day prior to graduation. (Photo by 2ndLt Alejandro Manan)

Mailing Address
The Basic School (TBS)
24164 Belleau Avenue
Quantico VA 22134
Note: When sending mail to students, please specify Company and Platoon.

Officer Of the Day (OOD)
 

703 784-5207

MCB Quantico 24/7 Sexual Assault Helpline
 

703 432-9999

TBS Adjutant

703 432-6557

DOD Safe Helpline

1-877-995-5247

Voting Officer

703 432-6557

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TBS SharePoint

To request an account on the eHQMC SharePoint, access the website listed below,

Choose your E-MAIL certificate at the credentials prompt and follow the instructions on their page.

https://ehqmcsupport.usmc.mil/sites/mcwar/default.aspx

Once you have an account, you will be able to access the following link:  https://ehqmc.usmc.mil/org/trngcmd/schools/TBS/default.aspx

A MARINE OFFICER IS:  

A MAN OR WOMAN OF EXEMPLARY CHARACTER
 
DEVOTED TO LEADING MARINES AND SAILORS 24/7

ABLE TO DECIDE, COMMUNICATE, AND ACT IN THE FOG OF WAR

A WARFIGHTER WHO EMBRACES OUR NAVAL CHARATER AND THE CORPS' WARRIOR ETHOS

MENTALLY STRONG AND PHYSICALLY TOUGH