Latest "Recruit training" stories
Drill instructor may be charged in 2021 Marine recruit death
An investigation also recommended legal or administrative action against two commanders and three other Marines.
Marines still oppose integrated boot camp platoons after $2M study
The Corps isn't following the recommended path, amid fears that total integration will cause it to lose its competitive edge for making the best warriors.
This new diagnostic tech aims to prevent injuries in Marines, soldiers
Marines at recruiting centers, recruit training, School of Infantry, Officer Candidate School and the Infantry Officer Course are all being evaluated to better correct imbalances and prevent injuries.
By Todd South
COVID-19 precautions at recruit training are leading to budget concerns for Navy, Marine Corps
Both branches are searching for cheaper solutions to stay within budget.
By Philip Athey
The Corps has halved the number of recruits shipping to boot camp and wants them to self-isolate for 14 days
“It’s imperative to preserve the training pipeline to make sure that we can get all of these recruits through without any illness.”
By Shawn Snow