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Assault Amphibian School

 

Assault Amphibian School

Training Command

Camp Pendleton, California
AAVC 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

•  Highlights

  –  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)