o Has Class V (ammunition) been requested and pickup and turn-in
o Has transportation been requested?
o Have portable toilets been pre-positioned (when applicable) ?
o Are sufficient expendable supplies on hand? If not, are they
o Is rehearsal time programmed for trainers?
o Has back brief for chain of command been coordinated?
o Is time scheduled for an AAR?
o Have leaders identified and eliminated training distracters?
PART B - PREPARATION FOR TRAINING
Formal planning for training culminates with the publication of the
Informal planning and detailed coordination (pre-
execution checks) continue until the training is performed.
To conduct effective, meaningful training for soldiers, leaders, and
units, thorough preparation is essential. Well-prepared trainers, soldiers,
and support personnel are ready to participate and their facilities,
equipment, and materials are ready to use.
Proper preparation gives trainers confidence in their ability to
They must rehearse their preparations and review the tasks and
subtasks to be covered during their training.
commanders and leaders must--
o Provide training guidance, resources, and references.