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Surviving Air Force Basic Training
You will shower every night (including the first night) at Air Force Basic Military Training (AFBMT). For the first couple of weeks, your shower will be very short (about two minutes).

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
In Air Force Basic Training, like the other services, the dormitories are large rooms (bays) with a whole bunch of bunks and lockers.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
There isn't really any "typical" day in Air Force Basic Military Training (AFBMT). Each day will be different, as you will be learning new things, and doing new things, depending on how far along you are in your training. However, here’s an example of what you can expect

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
You'll spend a significant amount of time during Air Force Basic Military Training (AFBMT) in the classroom. Here are some of the topics that will be covered by this training.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
You'll have to undergo a urinalysis test within 72 hours of arrival at Air Force Basic Military Training (AFBMT).

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
During Air Force Basic Military Training (AFBMT), you can attend church services every Sunday, if you wish, at the Base Chapel.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
T.I.s in Air Force Basic Training have several ways that they can enforce discipline.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
In Air Force Basic Training, it’s possible that you may get recycled – that is, sent back to repeat an earlier portion of training.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
During the first week of Air Force Basic Training, your T.I. will explain how to get ready for a dormitory inspection. Your dormitory must be kept spotlessly clean at all times, and you're area (bunk, locker, and drawers) will be inspected.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
During the first couple of weeks of Air Force Basic Military Training (AFBMT), you'll spend several hours on the drill pad with your T.I. learning how to perform military drill. Drill consists of certain movements by which a military unit is moved in an orderly manner from one formation to another or from one place to another.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
In Air Force Basic Training, all males are required to get very short haircuts.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
Two or three days after arrival at Air Force Basic Military Training (AFBMT), you'll be marched to the troop supply area, where you will receive your initial uniform issue.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
The Air Force Obstacle Course consists of 20 obstacles, designed to test your strength, endurance, and will power.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
Recruits at Air Force Basic Training undergo PRC, or physical readiness training (physical fitness training) six days per week.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
After you arrive at Air Force Basic Military Training (AFBMT), you'll undergo a complete eye examination, and you’ll be issued a pair of glasses.,

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
What your mailing address will look like at Air Force Basic Military Training (AFBMT)

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
For the first few days of basic training, you’ll be known as a Rainbow. After that, for the first week, you’re flight is called a baby flight.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
Everyone in Air Force Basic Training must perform Entry Controller (EC) duty.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
In Air Force Basic Training, those who enlist under the guaranteed aptitude program, talk with job counselors and make their job choices.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
Recruits at Air Force Basic Training receive vaccinations and undergo a complete dental examination.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
Recruit leadership positions at Air Force Basic Training consist of the Dorm Chief and Element Leaders

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
During your tour at basic you'll receive one or two opportunities to help the civilian dining facility contractors by keeping clean.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
One good thing about Air Force Basic Military Training (AFBMT) is that you'll get three really good meals per day. On the other hand, they won't be much fun.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
During week #5 of Air Force Basic Training, you’ll get a chance to knock the heck out of your flight buddies with a pugil stick fight.

Surviving Air Force Basic Training
Beginning in November 2005, recruits began receiving an M-16 replica on the first day of the first week of training (after "zero week").

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