TRADOC News Features
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Marines cook their way to the top at Joint Culinary Training Exercise
By Dani Johson | March 19, 2019
For the first time, the U.S. Marine Corps was recognized as the Culinary Team of the Year and 293 American Culinary Federation medals were awarded to military chefs at the 44th annual Joint Culinary Training Exercise awards ceremony March 15, at Fort Lee, Va.

Virginia Military Institute ROTC Leads the Way
By John Robertson IV | March 19, 2019
VMI's Marshall-New Market Battalion is the only Army ROTC unit in the nation to participate in testing the Army Combat Fitness Test that will soon be required for every soldier in the U.S. Army.

Keith L. Ware Communication Award Competition
USAREC personnel win 7 TRADOC-level communications awards
By USAREC Public Affairs | March 18, 2019
Four U.S. Army Recruiting Command civilians claimed first place in seven different categories in the Training and Doctrine Command-level 2018 Maj. Gen. Keith L. Ware Communications Awards competition.
TRADOC Pamphlet 525-3-1
TRADOC's Mission

TRADOC executes its mission through four major subordinate commands and centers:

US Army Combined Arms Center

US Army Recruiting Command

US Army Cadet Command   

US Army Initial Military Training

TRADOC also oversees 32 Army schools organized under ten Centers of Excellence, each focused on a separate area of expertise within the Army. These centers train over 500,000 Soldiers and service members each year.

TRADOC was born of innovation and agility, and quickly adapts to shifting world, national, and institutional situations, in both peace and war. TRADOC's adaptive character and culture ensures our Army remains the nation's "force of decisive action.

CG's Corner


General Stephen J. Townsend, TRADOC Commanding General

CG Policy Letter 1

TRADOC Reform Initiative

Do you see something that doesn't make sense or could be done better? Now's your chance to communicate it.