Do you get your phone at Army OCS?

Are we authorized to bring cell phones? Candidates are authorized to have cellular phones while at OCS.

What rank is an OCS candidate?


Is it hard to get into Army OCS?

Only about 60 percent of all those who apply are accepted for attendance at OCS. Civilian college graduate and current military candidates do not compete with each other for available OCS slots.

What happens after USMC OCS?

After completion of OCS the Marine will be commissioned as an officer. After that they will attend The Basic School and then be assigned their MOS. After completion of OCS the Marine will be commissioned as an officer. Afterward they will attend The Basic School and then be assigned their MOS.

How much do you make at OCS?

OCS Group Salaries

Job Title Salary
RN salaries – 1 salaries reported $68,238/yr
Import/Export Specialist salaries – 1 salaries reported $18/hr
Director of Technical Services salaries – 1 salaries reported $108,632/yr
Catering & Retail Assistant salaries $17,099/yr

Where do you go after Navy OCS?

I don’t know the specifics on everyone but the basic answer to the question is where do I go after OCS is: School! That’s right, you finished college, you finished OCS and now they are sending you back to school.

What is RLP Navy OCS?

RLP stands for Room locker and Personnel inspection. (Even though some DI’s joke it stands for Relocation program). RLP is supposed to teach you how to pay attention to detail, and maintain bearing under stressful situations. The main thing the DI’s look for is confidence and bearing, in addition to a tidy appearance.

Do you get weekends off at Navy OCS?

You are allowed to go out on liberty on weekends and you do odd jobs around training country during the day. Once you are well enough to class up you will go first to H class then class up with the next class.

How often is OCS?

Every three weeks a class graduates and another one is started. The commander of the 3rd Battalion, 11th Infantry Regiment (OCS), 199th Infantry Brigade is Lieutenant Colonel Matthew Chitty and the Command Sergeant Major is Command Sergeant Major Stephen Anthony Carney Jr.

How often does Navy OCS start?

How often does Navy OCS start? Each fiscal year there are approximately 20 different class start times for the Navy Officer Candidate School.

Can you have your phone in Navy OCS?

At OCS you will not have your phone for the first 9 weeks of training, unless you have a leadership position in your class.

What is the highest obtainable rank in OCS?

The pay chart is referring to years of service in that rank (so an O-8 with 2 years of service as an O-8). If I recall correctly, the highest you can come out of OCS is an O-2.

What is the Quigley at OCS?

The Quigley is a legendary water obstacle that is currently part of the Combat Course at OCS. It consists of a long canal with 4-foot (1.2 m) cement culverts submerged in swampy water; candidates must immerse themselves and navigate through the Quigley without standing as a part of the OCS training program.

How competitive is Coast Guard OCS?

OCS-R, the program OP would apply for as a college graduate is historically the most competitive with an acceptance rate as low as 2-3% in the last five years.

How much do you run at Navy OCS?

You’ll have a three mile individual effort run every week, and various formation runs everyweek. The formation runs start at 2.5 miles and go up to about 5-6 miles.

Do Navy Reserve officers go to OCS?

Officer Candidate School (OCS), the 12-week program that college graduates wishing to join the U.S. Navy as active duty line officers must complete, is also located at Newport. As of January 2007 all Navy Reserve DCO, LDO and CWO Officers attend the same two-week course of instruction in Newport.

Can you fail OCS?

1. You could fail the academic tests. 2. You could fail the obstacle course, if you fail to get up the rope in plc after a certain amount of times then you get dropped.

How do I prepare for OCS?

The USMC itself recommends that aspiring officers spend at least a year in physical training before seeking to enter OCS.

  1. Verify that you meet eligibility criteria.
  2. Meet with an Officer Selection Officer.
  3. Obtain the requisite body composition ratio.
  4. Prepare to pass the USMC physical fitness test, PFT.

Are you paid during OCS?

Army OCS Candidates get paid as E-5’s. If you attend Army National Guard OCS, you get paid as an E-6, whether you attend one of the accelerated courses or the normal 14-16 months combination of Drill and AT periods.

Is it hard to get into OTS?

Apply for OTS. This is for civilians off the street or enlisted airmen who are looking to commission as an officer. This has limited slots and is pretty competitive, and requires you to already have a bachelors degree or higher.

Do you get Bah while at OCS?

During OCS, you are on active duty, therefore you will receive BAH. You will also receive the with dependent rate if your dependent isn’t active duty and they are enrolled in DEERs. You will also receive Family Separation Allowance at $150.

Can you fail Navy OCS?

It is very rare to “fail” OCS, like you are giving it 100% effort and just can’t pass. They will try and convince you to stay and if you want you can rejoin an OCS class. But if you still want to quit they will process you out of the Navy and you will leave in about a month.

Do you get leave after OCS?

What’s the shortest amount of leave you’ve heard of, post OCS? You earn 2.5 days of leave per month. So you earn about a weeks worth of leave while at OCS.

How long does it take to get into Navy OCS?

The 12-week OCS course at Naval Station Newport in Rhode Island is designed to give you a working knowledge of the Navy (afloat and ashore), to prepare you to assume the responsibilities of a Naval Officer, and to begin developing you to your fullest potential.