MKT 24-001

Carefully read all correspondence and attachments regarding this class, as instructions may change. Item underlined in blue font are hyperlinks and should be reviewed by all students.  

Welcome Letter from the SMTB Commander
(Use the above for your DTS MOI)

SMTB Course Requirements
(Link above provides guidance for Waivers and Common Requirement for all SMTB Courses)

Review the "
SMTB Student Guide" for information about Directions To Camp Robinson's Main Gate, Contact Information, Mailing Address/Arrival/Reporting and Departure Procedures, Spouses/Guest, Messages, Medical Care, Billeting/Housekeeping, Dining Facility, Fitness Center, Weapons, Emergency, Financial Matters, Judge Advocacy General (JAG), Rental Cars, Privately Owned Vehicles (POV), Identification, Safety, Classroom Conduct, Fraternization, Required Items, Leave/Pass Policy, PEC Campus Map, and "Packing List" on page 15.

 Failure to follow instructions may delay your in-processing and may result in non-enrollment. 

This course provides newly assigned or selected ARNG Marketing and Advertising NCOs with the knowledge, skills, and technical expertise required to support the three tenets of the ARNG SM mission.

Target Audience
ARNG Soldiers, SGT through MSG or DAC, and contractors serving within the RRB

Course Length is Two Weeks 

Suitability Screening is Required


ARNG Soldiers in the rank of SGT through MSG and Department
of Army Civilians (DAC) assigned or selected for assignment to a Marketing and Advertising or Marketing and Education Outreach TDA position. Contractors who are currently serving in an ARNG Marketing or Advertising position are eligible to attend this course. Students must complete fiscal law training before attending this course. No waivers or ETPs authorized.
Soldiers are required to upload the following prerequisite documents in
 "SMTB SharePointNLT 10 Business days from the course start date.
Soldiers who fail to meet this requirement will be non-enrolled from the course: 

Document Naming Convention Course Location
AGR Orders LastnameFM_Order  
Fiscal Law Certificate LastnameFM_FiscalLaw
HRR 600-1 (Version SEP 2022)/ Memorandum LastnameFM_HRR600-1  
TRADOC Form 350-18-2-R-E LastnameFM_TF350-18-2-R-E  
Administrative Documents

Soldiers are required to upload the following administrative documents in "SMTB SharePoint" within 72hrs after the course start date.
Soldiers who fail to meet this requirement will be disenrolled from the course: 

Document Naming Convention
DD 1610 LastnameFM_DD1610
Personal Data Sheet LastnameFM_PersonalDataSheet
State Marketing Plan LastnameFM_StateMarketingPlan
Recruiter Workstation (RWS)

All RRB personnel attending SMTB courses will utilize their State issued Recruiter Workstation (RWS).  
   RRB personnel attending SMTB course must have an appropriate RSID and a functional and compliant RWS. The State RWS will be utilized both in the classroom and for homework assignments. Failure to have an RWS on hand will result in the student not being allowed to attend the course. 
  In the event a computer becomes non-compliant or requires maintenance while at SMTB, our IT Section will temporarily issue a student RWS. Our IT staff will reach out to the State Automation NCO and will assist with repairs or remediation as needed.

Application Access Requirements
Army 365 (A365) Account with access to MS Teams and an Army Recruiting Information Support System (ARISS) User Windows Account

Sunday, May 5th, 2024: 
Report to Independence Hall for room assignment and in-processing. 

Monday, May 6th, 2024 @ 0600hrs: Report for height and weight screening in summer APFU (s/s shirt, and shorts) with CAC to SGT Young Hall BLDG 3400 Room 105

The registration desk in Independence Hall does not establish reporting times or locations.
Early arrival must be approved by SMTB Leadership.


If you have any questions, please email the SMTB OPS mailbox:
Enrolling instructions for Blackboard
Log into Black Board:
This will take you to the home page. Once there, look for “courses”
across the top of the page.

Click on "Courses"
Click on “Browse Course Catalog” 

Make sure the first selection says "Name"
Make sure the second selection says “Contains”.
Type “ARNG Marketing NCO Course 24-001 into the space provided. 
Click “Go”. 

Click on the down arrow next to the course then Click on "Enroll".

Type “ARNG24-001" into Access Code and Click "Submit".
The Access Code is Case Sensitive. 
The next time you log into Black Board, you will find your course under “My Courses.”