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Young Marine Bootcamp is a 13 week training session where recruits are taught basic Young Marine and Marine Corps knowledge subjects such as Drill movements, Rank Structure, History, Core values, Military terms, Physical Training, and Discipline.
Recruit_Registration_Packet.docx
Recruit_Registration_Packet.docx
​Recruit Training Begins Thursday, April 6, 2017 promptly at 1830 (6:30 pm).  The Registration Packet MUST be completed and turned in by March 30, 2017.   The cost for Registration is $225.00 and is also due prior to the beginning of Recruit Training.  New Recruit Parents' meeting to be held on March 30, 2017 7pm.

Recruits are ONLY permitted ONE (1) unexcused absence during the training cycle.


- IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR RECRUITS AND THEIR FAMILIES -
Recruits are responsible for the following items EACH week of bootcamp:

Blue Jeans 
("trousers")

Grey T-Shirt 
(last name ONLY written on front and back center)

Gym Shoes 
("go-fasters")

Y.M. Recruit Training Manual
("bible")

Blue Ink Pen 
("ink stick")


- Training Schedule -
Week 1:

- Young Marine Obligation
- Drill Movements
- Uniform/Boot Sizing
- Haircuts
- Recruit Parent Meeting
Week 2:

- Young Marines Core Values
- Young Marine Creed
- Drill Movements
- How to Salute

Week 3:

- Drill Movements
- Young Marine General Orders
- Firewatch
- Rank Structure
- Chevron Identification

Week 4:

- Drill Movements
​- Unit Organization
- Team Member Duties
- Team Leader Duties



Week 5:

- Drill Movements
- Physical Fitness/PFT
- Healthy Living/Eating
- Basic First Aid

Week 6:

- Practice Drill Movements
- Topographical Map Reading
- Qualified Field Skills
- Discipline in the field
- Items to carry in the field

Week 10:  Knowledge Review
                  Practice Boards

Week 11: Final Testing/Boards

Week 12:  Grad. Rehearsal

Week 13:  Graduation and Awards


The Young Marines of Cincinnati
Commander Christine Cardwell
11100 Winton Road Cincinnati, OH 45218
Week 7:

- Review Drill Movements
- Military terms
- YM Courtesy
- Marine Corps Courtesy


Week 8:

- Practice Drill Movements
- Uniform Regulations
- Grooming/Personal Appearance
- National Anthem
- Pledge of Allegiance

Week 9:

- Practice Drill Movements
- Drug Demand Reduction
- Young Marine History