Knowledge. Knowledge is mandatory of: officer and airman classification systems and procedures; preparing and maintaining personnel records; assignment, promotion, testing, customer service, quality force, personnel readiness, PERSCO and deployment/mobilization procedures; interviewing and counseling techniques; policies and procedures relating to administrative communications, correspondence, messages, and general office management; overall organizational structure and its interrelationship with the mission; terminology and procedures employed within functional areas assigned; policies, programs, and procedures of agencies administering and providing benefits to military personnel, retirees, and family members; PDS capabilities and applications; occupational survey procedures; benefit programs; and principles, policies, and concepts of personnel management. Education. For entry into this specialty, completion of high school with courses in English composition and speech is desirable.
Training. For award of AFSC 3S031, completion of a basic personnel course is mandatory.
Experience. The following experience is mandatory for award of the AFSC indicated: (Note: See Explanation of Air Force Specialty Codes).
3S051. Qualification in and possession of AFSC 3S031. Also, experience in functions such as maintaining personnel records, counseling, or classification and assignments.
3S071. Qualification in and possession of AFSC 3S051. Also, experience performing or supervising one or more of the functions associated with preparing and maintaining PDS and manual records, personnel classification or usage, quality force management, auditing personnel records and reports, or career progression counseling.
Other. The following are mandatory as indicated:
For entry into this specialty, ability to speak distinctly.
For award of AFSC 3S031, ability to operate a typewriter at a minimum rate of 25 words per minute (wpm).
Physical Profile: 333233
Required Appitude Score : A-45 (Changed to A-41, effective 1 Jul 04).
Course #: E3ABR3S031 004
Length (Days): 29