SgtMaj / MGySgt to Sgt - EMOS
Drill Instructors supervise and instruct or assist in commanding and instructing a recruit platoon. Once voided, this MOS may not be reassigned without prior approval from the CMC (MM).
- Must meet the prerequisites prescribed in MCO P1326.6D w/ch2, Special Duty Assignment for Independent Duty.
- At the Master Sergeant to Sergeant level, complete Drill Instructor School.
- Instructs and assists in training basic combat tasks to recruits.
- Trains recruits in the fundamentals of service life and the development in the recruit of discipline, physical fitness, pride, and love of the Marine Corps and country.
- Trains recruits in close order drill.
- Instructs in nomenclature, disassembly, assembly, and functioning of small arms and assists in marksmanship instruction.
- Instructs in general orders for sentinels, interior guard duty, personal hygiene, first aid, military bearing and neatness, and care of clothing and equipment.
- Lectures on Marine Corps history and tradition, customs of the service, military courtesy, and U.S. Navy Regulations.
- Assists in conduct of parades, reviews, and bayonet drill.
- Maintains records and prepares reports.
- Conducts recruit training for newly enlisted personnel following the recruit training schedules and orders.
Related SOC Classification/SOC Code:
- Teachers and Instructors, All Other 25-3099.
Related Military Skill:
- Marksmanship Instructor, 0931.