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  1. MaritimeGirl11

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    heres some interesting info my friend who went to CGa and now is going to MMA with me sent me...


    4/C STANDARDS for Delta Company
    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Stated by 2006 Fall Company Guidons [/FONT]
    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Greeting

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    1. Strong, clear (no mumbling)

      [*]• Upperclass should understand and differentiate each greeting


      [*]• Professional greetings (no "what's up, sir/ma'am")

    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Squaring

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    1. Brace should be maintained throughout squaring movements

      [*]• Arms remain rigged in

    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Brace/Marching down passageway

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    1. Covers stowed at all times/quickly after entering a building

      [*]• Should not be reading, drinking from water bottles, etc.


      [*]• Bodies should remain aligned with center line of body (no listing/rolling)

    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Quick-timing

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    1. 0600-1900

      [*]• Marching at 120 bmp, quickly enough to be passing upperclass


      [*]• Moving with a sense of urgency inside the barracks and out


      [*]• Pick up feet when walking (no shuffling, scuffing, sauntering)

    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Double-timing

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    1. Whenever in soft-soled shoes in Chase 0600-1900/outside Chase 0600-1600

      [*]• Arms rigged in and parallel to deck, feet coming higher than at a quick time

    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Uniforms

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    1. Inspection-ready status at all times

      [*]• Ribbons/name tag ¼ inch above pocket and level


      [*]• Trops: creases mandatory/SDBs: creases optional but recommended


      [*]• No watermarks, stains, trailing threads


      [*]• Center of collar device 2 inches from front of garrison cover, facing forward


      [*]• Shoes/boots well-shined


      [*]• Brass always shined/all lacquer removed


      [*]• Study hour shirts tucked in at all times (no team gear, except 1550-1830 to accommodate sports practices)


      [*]• Regular haircuts for men/necks shaved at a taper

    1. • Hair off the collar in a bun or length not exceeding collar bottom, wrapped by properly colored band for women

    1. [*]• Clean shaven daily; no goatees while in possession of a shaving chit

    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Rooms

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    1. Decks have a clean, bright sheen at all times, swept and clear of dust

      [*]• Lay wax regularly when appropriate


      [*]• No gear adrift


      [*]• Blinds open


      [*]• Racks tucked in and smoothed out with proper hospital corners

    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Sections

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    1. No talking

      [*]• March all the way to destination (no stopping early)


      [*]• Fall out properly (halt, face first)


      [*]• March in section to and from ALL Ops Spotlights (even optional)

    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]By Your Leave

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    1. Ask for permission to walk around upperclass/officers

      [*]• Make sure to greet as well

    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Excuses/needing a reason to do everything

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    1. Strive to take initiative for tasks and duties for which they have received training or are expected to have competence in

      [*]• Follow legitimate orders given by ALL other cadets and all officers company chiefs; challenges should never be made publicly (4/c should talk in private to superior with whom he or she has a problem)


      [*]• "No one told me to do it" is not an excuse for things that are expected


      [*]• Own their mistakes

     
  2. MaritimeGirl11

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    the rest

    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Clocks [/FONT]
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    1. Stick to what is in the running light (meals, days to go, movies, good words, etc)

      [*]• 10 min, then 7-3 minutes


      [*]• Take clocks that are not covered (NO clock should ever be left empty for 7-3 minutes)
    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Senior Person [/FONT]
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    1. By week, alphabetical rotation
    • Communicate between guidon and the 4/C

    1. • Responsible to fill all orderlies jobs to maximize efficiency
    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Permission to come aboard/shove off [/FONT]
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    1. Halt at attention, salute if covered, ask permission for company officers, chiefs, commanders, XOs rooms at all times
    • Halt at attention, ask permission for upperclass’ rooms
    • While speaking to upperclass, 4/c need to be braced up (always with 3/c), and only carry-on if granted specifically by a 2/c or 1/C
    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Correspondence and Communication [/FONT]
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    1. Use "I respectfully request" format when writing notes, requests, emails, or letters
    • End written correspondence with "Respectfully" [FONT=Venetian 30 1 BT,Venetian]or [/FONT]"Very Respectfully"
    • Address the person(s) properly
    • "Sir’s" and "Ma’am’s" shall not be dropped at any time
    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Orderlies [/FONT]
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    1. 0642 (prior to AM training) daily[FONT=Venetian 30 1 BT,Venetian]; shall be done in under 8 minutes [/FONT]
    [FONT=Venetian 30 1 BT,Venetian][/FONT]Senior 4/c person responsible for sign-ups; delegate by personal preference/strengths/location
    • Expectations: wipe down all head surfaces, empty all company trash bins, take bagged trash from mother buckets down, SEPARATE recycles and trash, sweep p-ways[FONT=Venetian 30 1 BT,Venetian], organize gearheads [/FONT]
    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Chain of Command/Outlets for Questions and Grievances [/FONT]
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    1. Military/Company-affected: 4/c Senior Person > Guidon > Company XO/CO or directly to Company Chief
    • Personal/Interpersonal (grades, relationships, general academy concerns): Division 3/C > Division 2/C > Division head etc.
    • Alternate [FONT=Venetian 30 1 BT,Venetian]ideas[/FONT]: Thought of the Week; Suggestion Box; AFFF (A Friday Feedback Form—fill-in form that gives division [FONT=Venetian 30 1 BT,Venetian]& [/FONT]guidon feedback from fourth class)
    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Indoc [/FONT]
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    1. Required to know 3 meals in advance at all times, know the basic CLOCKS information throughout the academic day
    • Required to know Company Command staff by beginning of September/Reg Staff and all company guidons by halfway through September/all company upperclass by name by about the end of September
    • Indoc quizzes weekly for various Boards-preparation indoc:
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      distributed by 4/c senior person
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      [/FONT]turned into and graded by division 3/c (keep division informed)


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        reviewed, tabulated, reported to guidon by department MAA
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        [/FONT]coordinated with other 7 companies by guidons/suggestions for improvement or congratulations passed directly to 4/c (individual 4/c suggestions passed back down the MAA-3/c-4/c chain)
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        [/FONT]division 3/c and 2/c quiz regularly and council when appropriate each division 4/c at formations
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    1. 4/c should still be abiding by the "Swab Rules" in their running lights
    • Required to attend Sunday Taps unless a legitimate excusal/chit exists
    • Recommended to attend Wednesday Taps with Delta 3/c
    • Recommended/given opportunity to go fun/exciting/new Saturday morning trainings and events designed to draw 2010 together (ideas: sector Boston trip, exchange cadet unique trainings, 4/c bowling or paintball)
     
  3. MaritimeGirl11

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    3/C EXPECTATIONS for Delta Company
    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian301 Dm BT]Stated by 2006 Fall Company Guidons [/FONT]
    Work with Division and MAA’s on indoc (share teaching, quiz grading, counseling work load)
    Increase involvement:

    1. • Beginning end of September:
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      Follow along on 4/c room inspections on any Sunday walkthroughs
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    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian]Run Wednesday Evening Taps [/FONT]

    [FONT=Venetian301 Dm BT,Venetian][/FONT]Mock Boards around February/March

    • Saturday AM 4/c trainings

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      3/c collect, think through, and propose ideas
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      [/FONT]To occur about twice a month

    Expectations:
    1. • Greet 4/c back


    1. [*]• Uphold the uniform regulations to lead by example


      [*]• Maintain a neat room appearance


      [*]• Do not close doors when unauthorized
     

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