Basic Training Reception

Upon arriving at your Basic Training Location, you will enter yet another processing station called the Basic Training Reception Battalion. Basic Training Reception can take anywhere from 3 to 7 days, or sometimes as much as 10 days, just depends on when you arrive and when the next basic training schedule begins. These days do not count towards your actual Basic Training time, but are necessary in order to get you assigned to a unit in order to begin basic training. Upon arrival, you will be given a chance to call home and tell them you made it there safely.

Basic Training Reception consists of: