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Navy Enlistment Classification Codes (NEC)
GM-0812 Small Arms Marksmanship Instructor
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Description of NEC: Performs specific duties as a Small Arms Marksmanship Instructor. Conducts training in all phases of basic marksmanship, both ashore and afloat, including firearms safety, mechanical training on small arms, instructional and qualification firing, basic range operations, records and reports. Performs preventive maintenance on small arms.

Source ratings: AO AW GM MA MN MM TM

Paygrades Authorized to Hold NEC: E5-E9

Training Course: Mandatory

Open to Women: Yes

SPECIAL NOTES: 1. Personnel holding 532X or 533X series NECs may be awarded this NEC upon completion of formal training. 2. Source rating MM must be qualified in submarines to be awarded NEC. 3. Source rating AW must hold NEC AW-7815 prior to assignment of this NEC.


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Information from NAVPERS 1806F
Navy Enlisted Manpower & Classfications Manual


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