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  • Expenses for Inbound Direct-Commissioned Officers

    You will incur a number of expenses immediately upon arrival to COT. Please see list below. (NOTE - this list is not all-inclusive).  Item(s) Estimated Amount Optional Purchase Comment Timeframe Funds Needed Uniforms (certain accessories may be
  • Dress & Appearance Standards for Inbound COT Officers

    All COT officers MUST report to training in conservative civilian clothes.  Uniforms are not authorized for wear the day of your arrival.  The following lists some items that would be considered inappropriate to wear as civilian clothing during training (including arrival day): Sandals or similarly inappropriate footwear Yoga pants,
  • Welcome to the 22d Training Support Squadron

    Information for Inbound Staff Welcome to the 22d Training Support Squadron (22 TRSS)!Lt Col Jennifer M Aupke22d Training Support Squadron Commander  BiographyThe 22nd TRSS team provides a full range of training support for Officer Training School (OTS) for over 2.4K cadets annually.  This support includes full
  • Officer Training School Inbound Staff

    OTS Inbound Staff Welcome to Officer Training SchoolColonel Peter G. BaileyCommandant, OTSBiographyLeadership in today’s profession of arms is as dynamic and challenging as anytime in our history.  As we move on from more than 13 years of war into a more transient and destabilized global security environment,
  • In-Processing Information for COT Officers

    In-Processing Information for COT Officers  ARRIVAL DAY INSTRUCTIONS Please read over this webpage in its entirety before departing for training   Plan to arrive within the appropriate time-frame. If you are unable to report by 1500, contact the 23d Training Squadron
  • RCOT Graduation Events

    Graduation Information for Inbound RCOT Officers  Family and friends of Reserve Commissioned Officer Training (RCOT) graduates will have the opportunity to attend various ceremonies and events during the last week of training.  Unfortunately, due to time limitations, RCOT classes do not participate in the
  • In-Processing Information for Inbound RCOT Officers

    ARRIVAL DAY INSTRUCTIONS Please read over this webpage in its entirety before departing for training ARRIVAL DAY INSTRUCTIONSPlease read over this webpage in its entirety before departing for trainingPlan to arrive within the appropriate time-frame. If you are unable to report by 1500,
  • Welcome to the 24th Training Squadron (24 TRS)!

    Information for Inbound Staff Welcome to the 24th Training Squadron (24 TRS)!Lt Col Erick L. Saks24th Training Squadron Commander  BiographyWelcome to Officer Training School (OTS), this will be a very demanding but rewarding assignment. There are a few things to be aware of as you prepare to in process.  First,
  • Additional Information for Inbound COT & RCOT Officers

    It is mandatory that you live (this includes sleeping) in the OTS dormitories. Trainees will usually share a room with another trainee. There will be a security drawer in your room to lock up valuables. You must bring your own bath towels and washcloths or purchase them upon arrival. Washers and dryers are available for student use at no charge.
  • Dress & Appearance Standards for Inbound RCOT Officers

    All RCOT officers MUST report to training in conservative civilian clothes. Uniforms are not authorized for wear the day of your arrival. Upon arrival and throughout training, all officers will be expected to adhere to the dress & appearance standards defined in AFI 36-2903.   HAIR STANDARDS Male and female
  • RCOT Curriculum & Prerequisite Test Request

    NOTE: IAW AFI 36-2013,OFFICER TRAINING SCHOOL (OTS) AND ENLISTED COMMISSOINING PROGRAMS (ECPS), only hard-to-recruit Air Reserve Component (ARC) direct commissioned health professions officers are authorized to attend RCOT.If you meet this criteria and desire to attend the Reserve Commissioned Officer Training course, you must first complete the
  • Administrative Information for Inbound RCOT Officers

    DEPARTING TRAINING  You should not make any travel arrangements to leave the Montgomery area prior to 1 p.m. on your graduation day. Typically graduation day is completed by noon, but you should allow time for packing, checking out, transit, and security measures at the airport. SAMPLE
  • Expenses & Uniform Requirements for Inbound RCOT Direct-Commissioned Officers

    You will incur a number of expenses immediately upon arrival to RCOT. Please see table below.  (NOTE - this list is not all-inclusive).  Item(s) Estimated Amount Purchase Requirement Comment
  • Pay & Allowance Information for Inbound RCOT Officers

    Air Force Reserve (AFRES), Air National Guard (ANG), and Individual Mobilization Augmentee (IMA) officers should be paid by their home units before or after attending training. To assist with the payment process, please out-process through your unit finance office prior to arriving to OTS. Reservists, ANG, and IMAs may receive a $200 clothing
  • Physical Fitness Information for Inbound Direct-Commissioned Officers (RCOT)

    The physical training program is designed to introduce officers to a healthy lifestyle and the Air Force Physical Fitness Assessment (PFA) criteria (push-ups, sit-ups and 1.5 mile run). Officers need to have a good physical fitness program to ensure they are physically capable to deploy if necessary to complete the Air Force's mission. Within the
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