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


ITB trains, develops, and certifies Marines as riflemen, machine gunners, mortarmen, infantry assaultmen, and antitank missilemen in order to provide basically qualified infantrymen for service in the Operating Forces. Additionally, ITB has an inherent obligation to continue to train, educate, and develop permanent personnel in order to facilitate career progression and continued service in the Marine Corps.







Battalion Leadership

Lieutenant Colonel M. B. Harmon
Commanding Officer, Infantry Training Battalion

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Sergeant Major M. B. Thomas
Sergeant Major, Infantry Training Battalion

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 Student Knowledge & Media

You must first establish a basic MCTIMS account to gain access, click the link:  When you have selected the link, a new window will direct you to MCTIMS and upon logging in please keep the site page "Open".  Return back to this site page and select the applicable link to access content.  Do not select the links unless you are logged in as instructed, otherwise MCTIMS will freeze the screen and access will not be gained.  

Basic Infantry Marine (0300)

Infantry Rifleman (0311)

Infantry Machine Gunner (0331)

Infantry Mortarman (0341)

Infantry Assault Marine (0351)

Infantry Anti-Tank Missile Gunner Course (0352)

 U.S. Marine Corps News



 ITB-West Marines "Semper Fidelis"

 SOI-West Units/Resources