Major J. E. Schillo 1stSgt T. R. McTigue
Commanding Officer First Sergeant
Reconnaissance Training Company Reconnaissance Training Company
WELCOME - The Reconnaissance Training Company (RTC) has the honor of hosting some of the military's most demanding training as it strives to produce Reconnaissance Men Snipers. The training that students undergo while attending any of our courses is mentally and physically challenging by design. To be successful as a Reconnaissance Marine on the battlefield, it requires intellect, strength, endurance, skill and team work. As such, we're looking for individuals who possess the drive, discipline, maturity and courage to rise to the challenge and fill the ranks of these storied warrior communities. If successful, your remaining journey will increase in difficulty, but the sacrifices you will make and the hard work you will put forth will result in immeasurable reward. If you think you have what it takes to become a member of our team, please review the prerequisites below and then contact us to answer any questions you may have (760) 725-6824 RTC SNCOIC /Operations Chief.
ABOUT RECONNAISSANCE TEAM LEADERS COURSE - The purpose of the Reconnaissance Team Leader Course is to provide the students with the required knowledge and skills needed to perform the duties of a Reconnaissance Team Leader. This course emphasizes planning, briefing and leading teams in patrolling, ground reconnaissance, and amphibious operations. The course combines communications, weapons employment, planning and implementing training, reconnaissance reports surveillance techniques, patrolling and amphibious team operations. Upon successful completion of this course, the students are capable of performing the duties of a Reconnaissance Team Leader within a Reconnaissance Battalion.