Initial Training Overview:
Training for this MOS consists of nine weeks of Basic Training, followed by 28 weeks, 4 days of Advanced Individual Training (AIT) at Fort Gordon, Georgia. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field.
Additional Training Information:
During Basic Training and Advanced Individual Training (AIT), the Army limits a soldier's personal freedom, using a "Phase System," which grants increased freedom, based upon phase of training. For details, see Army Training Phase Restrictions
Electronic training consisting of theory, use, operation, and troubleshooting of basic electronic circuits and their components. Receives instruction on use and care of common and specialized test equipment required to maintain and repair avionic radar equipment. Student receives instruction on operations, diagnostic testing, troubleshooting, and repair of aviator's night vision imaging systems, transponders, radar signal detecting systems, laser detecting systems, jammers, infrared countermeasure sets, missle approach detectors, navigation systems, and flight control/stabilization systems.