805B-F18 (NG) 79T Conversion Course
Scope: This course is required training for selected SQI4 Non-Career Recruiting and Retention Non-Commissioned Officers (RRNCOs) who have requested conversion to MOS 79T.
Prerequisites: In accordance with NGR 600-200, the following criteria must be met for attendance to the ARNG 79T Conversion Course: Soldiers must be a Title 32 AGR Soldier in the rank of SGT through SFC, currently serving in a valid 79T or SQI4 position. ADOS Soldiers are not eligible to attend 79T Conversion Course. Soldiers must be graduates of the ARNG Non-Career Recruiter Course and have successful performed a three tenant mission for at least 12 months as a production RRNCO since completion of the ARNG Non-Career Recruiter Course. Soldiers must provide a signed Memorandum for Record from the Recruiting and Retention Commander validating all criteria has been met for conversion to MOS 79T. IAW DA PAM 611-21, Soldiers wishing to attend the 79T Conversion Course must, “Be a high school graduate with diploma; or have one year college with a high school GED with no waiver.” No record of conviction by special or general courts-martial or civilian courts of offenses listed in AR 27-10 (Military Justice), chapter 24 or otherwise required to register as a sexual offender under AR 27-10, chapter 24. The memorandum validating all criteria has been met for conversion to MOS 79T is provided in Enclosure 3 of this memorandum. Commanders must understand that this course validates the student’s skills and knowledge for MOS conversion and waivers will not be authorized for the period of successful performance. Note: Soldiers attending the ARNG 79T Conversion Course will be required to validate the skills obtained during the ARNG Non-Career Recruiter Course. Soldiers who fail to validate will be dis-enrolled from the course and issued a “Failed to Achieve Course Standards” DA 1059. Note: Soldiers who complete the 79T Conversion Course and are awarded MOS 79T are considered ALC qualified after completion of Self-Structured Development 2 (SSD-2) as outlined in AR 350-1. ARNG-HRR SUBJECT: Strength Maintenance Training Center (SMTC) Course Prerequisites (SMOM #17-040) 9 Note: Successful completion of the ARNG Recruiting and Retention Course and the ARNG MOS 79T Conversion Course conducted under the auspices of the Strength Maintenance Training Center, Camp Robinson, AR) is mandatory prior to being awarded the MOS 79T. Only Soldiers who have attended the 79T ANCOC at the Professional Education Center Noncommissioned Officer Academy prior to 1 Jan 08 can be awarded the MOS 79T without having attended the 79T Conversion Course.
Purpose: Serve as the final validation of the conversion process for ARNG Non-Career RRNCOs converting from their primary MOS to MOS 79T.
Target audience: Army National Guard, Non-Career RRNCO (SQI4), SGT to SFC, who have demonstrated at least one year of successful performance as a SQI4, and is currently serving in a valid Title 32 or Title 10 79T position.
Length: 2 weeks