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Officer Candidate School. 238 th Regiment (Combat Arms) *Underlined Phrases indicate a hyperlink to the document or a useful reference. Enrollment Criteria – Forms. OCS Enrollment Prerequisite Checklist Candidate In-processing Data Sheet OCS Application . Enrollment Criteria.

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Officer candidate school

Officer Candidate School

238th Regiment (Combat Arms)

*Underlined Phrases indicate a hyperlink to the document or a useful reference.


Enrollment criteria forms

Enrollment Criteria – Forms

  • OCS Enrollment Prerequisite Checklist

  • Candidate In-processing Data Sheet

  • OCS Application


Enrollment criteria

Enrollment Criteria

  • Copy of Social Security Card

  • Copy of Birth Certificate

    • Age not to exceed 41 years and 364 days

    • Proof of citizenship if not born in United States

  • Name Change documents if applicable

  • Official College Transcript

    • 60 hours for Traditional / 90 for Accelerated

    • Cannot be issued to student

    • Mail to: 238th Regiment (CA)

      1LT Josh Futrell

      4675 State Route 181 North

      Greenville, KY 42345

  • Officer Candidate Autobiography


Enrollment criteria1

Enrollment Criteria

  • Commander Letter of Recommendation (Template Provided)

  • Proof of ETS Date (PQR or Enlistment Contract)

    • ETS Date must be after course completion date

  • Proof of GT Score (DA Form 2-1 or DD 1966)

    • Minimum GT Score of 110

  • DD Form 214 (From all active duty service)


Enrollment criteria2

Enrollment Criteria

  • OCS State Enlistment Option (DD Form 1966 & DD 220 for Proof of Basic Training)

    • If soldier is not an OCS enlistment option they must have AIT or equivalent

  • Secret Clearance Verification (JPAS Printout, Secret Clearance Verification Letter, Proof of Interim Secret)

  • NGB 62E

    • Guide to Completing the NGB 62E

  • OCS Equipment Packing List

  • APFT (DA 705) Height/Weight IAW AR 600-9


The 238 th regiment ocs

The 238th Regiment OCS

  • The 238th Regiment Will Provide:

    • All Orders

    • Chapter 2 Commissioning Physical Coordination

    • Background Investigation

    • Assistance with all Waivers

    • Security Clearance if Necessary


Orders provided by 238 th regiment

Orders Provided by 238th Regiment

  • AT Orders (OCS PH1 & PH3) (ADT For Accelerated OCS)

  • Attachment Order (Soldier will be attached to 238th Regiment after completion of first OCS PH0 Drill)

  • Promotion Orders (If not E-5, soldier will be promoted to E-5 after he/she is attached to the 238th)


Chapter 2 commissioning physical

Chapter 2 Commissioning Physical

  • 238th Regiment will host a Chapter 2 Commissioning Physical during January Pre-Qualification Weekend.

    • Summer or Winter Accelerated Candidates and late addition Candidates will require other arrangements.

  • Medical problems identified that result in the “Not Qualified for Service” box being checked will require follow-up and or a moral waiver before attending Phase 1 OCS.

  • The 238th will submit the medical waiver if required.


Moral issues

Moral Issues

  • Background Investigation will be conducted

  • Moral Waiver required for:

    • Any violation over $300

    • Any violation involving moral turpitude:

      • Alcohol, Drugs, Reckless Driving, etc.

      • Waiver will be needed for all charges/arrests (even if not convicted)

  • If a moral waiver is needed soldier will need an ADDITIONAL memo from Unit Commander(click for template) supporting approval of the moral waiver.


  • 238 th regiment ocs options requirements point of contact

    238TH Regiment OCS – Options, Requirements & Point of Contact

    • Traditional OCS

    • Accelerated OCS Preferences

    • Accelerated OCS Options

    • Course Requirements

    • Commission Requirements

    • 238th Regiment OCS Point of Contact


    Traditional ocs

    Traditional OCS

    • Phase 0: January 2010 – June 2010 (WHFRTC)

    • Phase 1: June 2010 (2wk AT, Fort McClellan, AL)

    • Phase 2: July 2010 – July 2011 (WHFRTC, One Drill Weekend per Month)

    • Phase 3: July 2011 – Aug 2011 (2wk AT, Fort McClellan, AL)

    • Commission Aug 2011 (Frankfort, KY)


    Accelerated ocs preferences

    Accelerated OCS – Preferences

    • Must be ready to commission at completion (see requirements later in presentation)

    • Must be in excellent physical condition

    • Prefer more extensive prior military service

      • WLC

      • NCO

      • Deployment

  • Or have a specific need for the Accelerated Option

    • Age

    • Travel Distance to the RTI

  • Case by Case Evaluation


  • Winter accelerated

    Winter Accelerated

    • Phase 0: November 2009 – January 2010 (WHFRTC)

    • Phase 1: January 2010 (2wks Fort McClellan, AL)

    • Phase 2: February 2010 (4wks Fort McClellan, AL)

    • Phase 3: March 2010 (2wks Fort McClellan, AL)

    • Commission April 2010 (Home State)


    Summer accelerated

    Summer Accelerated

    • Phase 0: January 2010 – June 2010 (WHFRTC)

    • Phase 1: June 2010 (2wks Fort McClellan, AL)

    • Phase 2: July 2010 (4wks Fort McClellan, AL)

    • Phase 3: August 2010 (2wks Fort McClellan, AL)

    • Commission August 2010 (Home State)


    Fall accelerated

    Fall Accelerated

    • Phase 0: April 2010 – July 2010 (WHFRTC)

    • Phase 1: August 2010 (2wks Baltimore, MD)

    • Phase 2: Mid August 2010 – Mid September 2010 (4wks Fort Indiantown Gap, PA)

    • Phase 3: September 2010 (2wks Fort Indiantown Gap, PA)

    • Commission October 2010


    Commission requirements

    Commission Requirements

    • All Waivers must be Approved

    • Must have 90 College hours (required to attend PH3)

      • If no degree, must have degree completion program

    • Signed Security Agreement if Secret Clearance not yet granted

    • Successful completion of all course requirements

    • Prepared to attend BOLC II & III within 24 months of commission


    Course requirements

    Course Requirements

    • Phase Zero

      • Must pass standard three event APFT within 60 days of Phase One

      • All Course Pre-requisites (OCS Packet)

    • Phase One

      • 5 Mile Foot March

      • Peer Evaluation #1

      • Land Navigation (Written/Day/Night)

      • Training Management Exam


    Course requirements1

    Course Requirements

    • Phase Two

      • Peer Evaluation #2 and #3

      • Seven and Ten Mile Foot March

      • APFT within 60 days of Phase Three

      • Three Mile Formation Run

      • Score a 70% or better on all exams to receive a GO

      • At least Satisfactory on a Leadership Evaluation

    • Phase Three

      • Attempt Combat Water Survival

      • Attempt the Obstacle Course

      • LRC as a squad member and squad leader

      • At least Satisfactory Leadership Evaluation

        for FLXII


    238 th regiment ocs point of contact

    238th Regiment OCS Point of Contact

    Joshua R. Futrell

    1LT, MP, KYARNG

    OCS Training Officer

    Office: 502-607-7997

    Mobile: 502-382-8574

    Email: [email protected]


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