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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.

Colonel David R. Everly
Commanding Officer, The Basic School

LtCol W. C. Pacatte III
Executive Officer, The Basic School

Sergeant Major Scott Burton
Sergeant Major, The Basic School

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