TRADOC News Features
Lt. Col. Erica Mitchell discusses Jack Voltaic, a bottom-up approach to critical infrastructure research initiative, to Maj. Sam Chanoski, 335th S.C.'s Army Reserve Cyber Operations Group. (Photo Credit: Army Cyber Institute)
Army Cyber Institute welcomes Army Reserve Soldiers
By Capt. Lisa Beum | Feb. 21, 2019
The Army Cyber Institute at West Point and the 335th Signal Command Army Reserve Cyber Operations Group joined forces the weekend of Jan. 25-27. Determining that both units could benefit greatly from each other, the 335th SC(T) ARCOG agreed to have 10 members of the unit serve their duty with ACI at West Point over the next couple of years.

Drill Sgt. Desirae Delarosa, Charlie Company, 832nd Ordnance Battalion, supervises a Soldier-in-training during the pilot test of the new hand grenade familiarization range at the U.S. Army Ordnance School, Fort Lee, Va., Feb. 7, 2019. The new course allows the school to increase the rigor of training and rehearse Warrior Tasks and Battle Drills in the Initial Entry Training Program of Instruction. The course was designed and built by Ordnance Soldiers with 59th Ordnance Brigade.
Ordnance Soldiers test out new hand grenade range
By 1st Lt. Kami Miles | Feb. 21, 2019
Soldiers from the 832nd Ordnance Battalion, 59th Ordnance Brigade, piloted the first training session on a new Hand Grenade Qualification Course at Fort Lee, Va., Feb. 7.

Pfc. Nolan Hurrish reacts to splashes of water during Army Engineer Diver Training in July 2018. Instructors simulate the effects of operating at sea by splashing water on students as they attempt to solve a simulated problem.
Army's engineer dive school poses rare challenge for Soldiers
By Joe Lacdan | Feb. 21, 2019
In the thick heat of a Missouri summer, the number of Army Engineer Dive School dropouts rises faster than the steamy temperature.
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.