The M240 Basic Machinegun Trainer Course trains non-infantry machinegun leaders in the core competencies of the M240 medium machinegun. In addition to the core competencies, this course trains the leader in employment and training techniques. The M240 Basic Machinegun Trainer Course provides knowledge and skills on maintenance procedures, mounting, operations, immediate and remedial actions, target engagement techniques and tactical vehicle operations for the M240 machinegun. The Marine will receive training on T3 subjects (Train the Trainer) that will enhance their ability to train their Marines into an effective machinegun unit. This course culminates with a T3 Exercise that measures the student's ability to analyze, design, develop, implement, and evaluate training. Upon completion of this course a Marine will be capable of serving as a leader of a non-infantry medium machinegun unit.