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  • RCOT Curriculum & Prerequisite Test Request

    NOTE: IAW AFI 36-2013,OFFICER TRAINING SCHOOL (OTS) AND ENLISTED COMMISSOINING PROGRAMS (ECPS), only hard-to-recruit Air Reserve Component (ARC) direct commissioned health professions officers are authorized to attend RCOT.If you meet this criteria and desire to attend the Reserve Commissioned Officer Training course, you must first complete the
  • Total Force Officer Training

    .video-responsive{ overflow:hidden; padding-bottom:56.25%; position:relative; height:0; } .video-responsive iframe{ left:0; top:0; height:100%; width:100%; position:absolute; } Total Force Officer Training Total Force Officer Training is a 40 training day program that
  • Physical Fitness Information for Inbound Direct-Commissioned Officers

    The physical training program is designed to introduce officers to a healthy lifestyle and the Air Force Physical Fitness Assessment (PFA) criteria (push-ups, sit-ups and 1.5 mile run). Officers need to have a good physical fitness program to ensure they are physically capable to deploy if necessary to complete the Air Force's mission. You will not
  • COT Graduation Events

    Directions to Maxwell AFB DRIVING (TO MAXWELL AFB) :From the North on I-65, take exit #172 “DOWNTOWN MAXWELL BLVD ” or from the South on I-65, take exit #172 “HERRON ST.” Follow the signs saying “Maxwell AFB” to Maxwell Blvd. Once on Maxwell Blvd, travel about one mile to the main gate. Ask the gate guard for
  • TFOT Cadet Graduation Events

     Graduation Week Information  Graduation is the highlight of the time spent at OTS.  It is the culmination of months of hard work and determination.  Because being commissioned as an Air Force officer is a once in a lifetime event, the events during Graduation are special for our cadets, as well as their family
  • Administrative Information for Inbound COT Officers

    HOT! -- OVERSEAS ASSIGNMENTS -- HOT!  If you are going overseas after you graduate, you must IMMEDIATELY contact the nearest base installation passport office to initiate the paperwork for your dependents (married and single parents only) official passport.  All dependents must obtain an OFFICIAL PASSPORT to
  • Pay & Allowance Information for Inbound COT Officers

    All students are required to enroll in Sure-Pay, a direct deposit program for your military pay.  Often times, there are delays when creating your pay records, for various reasons. It is highly recommended that you have enough money set aside to pay all of your bills for up to a month in advance, in the event you do not get paid on time. To ensure
  • Direct Commissioned Officer Training

    Greetings from the Commander Welcome to Officer TrainingLt Col Daniel M. AlfordCommanderCongratulations on your commission and for being selected to attend officer training.  In order to help you prepare for the challenging training days ahead, thoroughly review the information provided for you here.If you have
  • Line Officer Training

    Line Officer Training  Line officer training is conducted by Detachment 12 and the 24th Training Squadron at Officer Training School (OTS) Maxwell AFB, AL.  Line Officers consist of those career fields not directly commissioned into the USAF.  If you are a Chaplain, JAG, or Medical officer, select the
  • Information for Inbound Cadets / Officers

    Inbound Cadets / Officers  Direct Commissioned Officer Training (COT)The Air Force directly commissions men and women in certain professions. Individuals are eligible for direct appointment if they are in certain medical, legal, or religious fields to include HPSP/USHSUS.  Individuals who believe they may be
  • Medical Care Information for Inbound RCOT Officers

    All officers will have access to routine and acute medical care on base. Procedures for emergency medical care during non-duty hours will be explained upon your arrival. While traveling to Officer Training School, if you experience an injury or illness that requires emergency care, report to the closest emergency room. If a military facility is
  • Welcome to the 23rd Training Squadron (23 TRS)!

    23rd Inbound Staff Welcome to the 23rd Training Squadron (23 TRS)!Lt Col Daniel M AlfordCommanderOur team provides world class training to over 1,300 cadets annually for Officer Training School (OTS).  This training includes both flight room and field activities designed to produce leaders of moral
  • Personal and Family Medical Care

    Medical Care Information for Inbound COT Officers  All students will have access to routine and acute medical care on base. Procedures for emergency medical care during non-duty hours will be explained upon your arrival. While traveling to Officer Training School, if you experience an injury or illness that
  • OTS Graduation

    Welcome to Officer Training School As one of three commissioning programs for the Air Force, the Officer Training School (OTS) is one of the foundational structures upon which Air Force leadership is built. OTS is an agile commissioning program, much more responsive to Air Force requirements and needs than the other accessions programs.   Educating
  • Total Force Indoctrination Training

    Total Force Indoctrination Training Total Force Indoctrination Training is a high tempo 7 training day introduction to a military lifestyle and is geared towards learning many of the procedures and methods that are vital during the 8 week Total Force Officer Training course.   While Air National Guard members are
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