The purpose of this course is to train qualified Marines (MOS 3531) to operate and maintain the MK series tactical tractor and the MK970 Semi-trailer refueler.
This course imparts the technical knowledge and develops the functional skills that will enable the graduate to operate the MK-31 tactical tractor and MK970 semi-trailer refueler. The course will include instruction on identification of system components, Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services, trouble shooting, and operating procedures applicable to the semi-trailer refueler. The course also includes instruction on characteristics of fuels, fuel sampling, and fueling and defueling of ground equipment and fixed and rotary wing aircraft.
PFC through Sergeant, must be qualified in the MOS 3531. Must possess a valid physical examination for motor vehicle operations (OPNAV 8020/6 medical card) and possess a U.S. Government Vehicle Operator’s Identification card OF-346 with a hazardous materials fuel endorsement. Student attending the course are required to complete the command's screening checklist with a copy of original orders attached. Students who fail to meet course perquisites will be subject to dis-enrollment from the course.
3534 (MOS is skill designator only)
Students attending this course are required to have either a government VISA card or 80% advance per diem prior to reporting. Students will not be able to receive cash advances through the Fort Leonard Wood dispersing. Billeting may or may not be available. Marines must contact FLW billeting at 1-(573) 596-0994, 1-(877)-711-8326 or online at http://www.ihg.com/armyhotels/us/en/reservation for reservations or non availability statements. Messing is available at the dining facilities on Ft. Leonard Wood for all students attending courses.
NOTE: IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT EACH MARINE BE ISSUED A GOVERNMENT CREDIT CARD PRIOR TO DEPARTING THEIR PARENT COMMANDS.
Students report to the Commanding Officer, Marine Corps Detachment, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, building 687 (S-1) during normal working hours and building 1721 after normal working hours. Contact numbers here at the Formal Learning Center during normal working hours are DSN 581-8636 or commercial (573) 596-0131 ext. 68636 and DSN 581-0752 or commercial (573) 596-0752 after normal working hours.
The minimum class capacity is 11. The maximum capacity is 13.