For this discussion on Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures, I will be discussing DA Pam (Standards in Training Commision). This book. Find the most up-to-date version of DA PAM at Engineering DA PAM – Standards in Weapons Training. This revision– o Reflects training ammunition requirements more closely aligned with actual.

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The same storage and inventory procedures that apply to basic load ammunition apply to training ammunition. Also, AR outlines construction requirements for ammunition storage rooms and magazines, and DA Pam provides guidance on field storage and use of residue items for training. If you are interested in looking at the STRAC, and wish to download a copy, it is available at the following link: Training strategies and ammunition requirements are not prescriptive.

Sign In Sign Out. The STRAC strategies are models for training and resourcing and represent one way to attain and sustain standards. Determine planned training requirements for each of the next 12 months. Units prepare and use this forecast to maintain an up-to-date calculation of ammunition needs. Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment.

This book is revised annually based on changes made by the council of colonels. It Must Be True: Its mission is to determine quantities and types of munitions required for soldiers, crews, and units to attain and sustain weapons proficiency relative to readiness levels. They do not automatically translate into resource authorizations or allocations of rounds on the ground to be fired.

DA Pam 350-38 (Standards in Training Commision)

They apply to the weapon and weapon systems used throughout the force for both the Active and Reserve Components. STRAC is broken down based off of unit type.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. The G-3 or installation 30-38 usually manages this computer-based report. Refer to the computation data in DA Pa,phlet and dda MACOMs use it to determine requisition needs.


DA Dda identifies weapons and weapon systems for which training programs have been written and approved. Comments So empty here It is based on data in the pamphlets cited above and on projected training events such as individual weapons qualification, FTXs, and crew weapons qualification.

An example of when units fail to take this into consideration is when the end of the year is reached, and units have a considerable surplus of ammunition in their account that needs to be shot. See DA Pam for more guidance on establishing an amnesty program. Historical and actual ammunition consumption data from previous training exercises. This forecast also feeds the WARS. These pamphlets provide commanders and other unit trainers with a common set of standards for weapon and weapon system qualification.

HQDA gives MACOMs the authorization for training ammunition based on stock availability, funding, ammunition production, transportation, and other considerations. Commanders will monitor amnesty programs as indicators of effectiveness of ammunition accountability and ensure that they are not used to circumvent accountability.

Skip to toolbar About WordPress. Figures are based on the number of weapons systems assigned, readiness levels, and quantities of ammunition needed to sustain soldier and crew proficiency. If a va follows the Integrated Weapons Training Strategy, they will have their yearly allocation of ammunition spread across the training calendar so that soldiers will actually shoot more than once every 6 months. Later, we will be discussing how to use STRAC to plan your yearly allocation of ammunition in a walkthrough.

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Also, they offer suggested weapons training strategies, a model for resource requirements, and measurable standards for evaluating overall training readiness. The intent of amnesty programs is to ensure maximum recovery, not to circumvent normal turn-in procedures. This flexibility is intended to accommodate unit requirements. Also, commanders must consider the unit’s overall training program and objectives as specified by the applicable SM, CTT, and ARTEP, as well as the availability of simulators and devices.


Because they are generic and notional, they do not generate specific requirements. As an example of how this will help the average Infantry company is as follows: Submit the completed forecast to the next higher headquarters.

Learn how your comment data is processed. Use the documents listed below to manage training ammunition and missile authorizations, to control issue of ammunition and missiles, and to ensure that unexpended ammunition and ammunition residue are controlled until returned to the ASA: Installation commanders will establish and implement an amnesty program that does not intimidate the individual or prevent the individual from freely turning in ammunition. Training strategy tables reflect generic requirements.

Generally, the procedure is as follows: Both of these books are the bible for the amount of ammunition that individuals are supposed to shoot in a given year. Do not exceed a quantity when that quantity remains on the authorized allocation for the current fiscal year.

The Standards in Training Commission was established in This document summarizes the total quantity of each DODIC needed to support training during the coming 12 months. DA Forms and Commanders can select from a generic menu of training events that allows them to train towards a specific assigned mission or training goal.

Commanders must determine and design strategies that allow their units to attain standards.

Pampblet Your Email Address. Forecasting ammunition requirements is a peacetime procedure. This book is used in conjunction with TC Factors that impact requirements-determination forecasting include the following: He is leveraging his operational experience training soldiers in Weapons Mastery to address Human Systems Integration issues for the United States Army.