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The Basic School

 

The Basic School

Training Command

Quantico, Virginia
Mission Statement

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.

The Basic School
Students at The Basic School take part in a live fire training exercise at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., July 23, 2019. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 2ndLt. Nicholas Wilker)
Warrant Officers at the Infantry Weapons Officer Course conduct a mortar range at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., July 30, 2019 (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 2ndLt. Nicholas Wilker)
Marines with Combat Instructor Battalion proctor an exam for a student company at The Basic School on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., July 29 2019. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 2ndLt. Nicholas Wilker)
A Second Lieutenant attending The Basic School participates in the Endurance Course at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., July 31, 2019. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 2ndLt Nicholas Wilker)
Students at The Basic School qualify on the rifle range at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 6 2019. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 2ndLt. Ben Underwood)
A Midshipmen from the United States Naval Academy participates in a gun drill at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 14, 2019 (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 2ndLt Ben Underwood)
Students at The Basic School conduct force on force training throughout the course of the period of instruction at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., July 16 2019. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 2ndLt. Thomas Braga-henebry)
Students must not only qualify on the rifle range but on the pistol range as well here at The Basic School at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., July 17 2019 (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 2ndLt. Nicholas Wilker)
Students at The Basic School take part in the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 27 2019. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 2ndLt. Thomas Braga-henebry)
Contacts

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sharepoint

 

 

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

THE BASIC SCHOOL
A MARINE OFFICER IS:  

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

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

A WARFIGHTER WHO EMBRACES THE CORPS' WARRIOR ETHOS

MENTALLY STRONG AND PHYSICALLY TOUGH