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School of Infantry-West
Advanced Infantry Training Battalion
MCB Camp Pendleton, CA


AITB conducts MOS validation and qualification for entry-level and advanced infantry skill progression training ensuring Marines are proficient in advanced infantry skills, reconnaissance skills, and Light Armored Vehicle operations in order to provide MOS qualified infantry Marines to serve in the operating forces thereby enhancing the war fighting capability of the MAGTF.






Battalion Leadership

Lieutenant Colonel T. W. Carey
Commanding Officer, Advanced Infantry Training Battalion

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Sergeant Major M. E. Ballate
Sergeant Major, Advanced Infantry Training Battalion

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 SOI-West Units/Resources