3rd Bn, 1st SWTG (Airborne)
The 3rd Battalion, 1st Special Warfare Training Group
(Airborne) trains and educates Army Special Operations Forces in Psychological Operations,
Civil Affairs, and regional studies; conduct Language Training for ARSOF Soldiers and
other DOD personnel.
Purpose Provide our active, reserve and national guard ARSOF groups
competent, confident and career-minded professionals;
Method - Via standardization, soldierization, operationalization and
regimentalization, well train our Soldiers as theyll fight;
End State - Fill the force with mission focused, operationally relevant and
ready ARSOF operators.
PSYOP Officer's Course: 4.6 weeks in length, the course is offered 4 times a year
annually in January, February, June and July.
Reserve Component PSYOP Officer's Course: is 24 days in length and is offered
twice a year in March and again in April.
Civil Affairs Officer's Qualification Course (Phases I & II): The Active Duty
Course is 4 weeks in length and is offered 4 times a year in January, February, June and
Civil Affairs Officer's Qualification Course (Phase II): The Reserve Army Officers
Course is two weeks long and is offered approximately 7 times a year.
Advance Individual Training (AIT) 37F PSYOP Enlisted MOS Qualification is 11.5
weeks in length and is offered 8 times a year
Advance Individual Training (AIT) 38A Civil Affairs Enlisted MOS Qualification is
11.5 weeks in length and is offered 8 times a year
Regional Studies Course is 16 weeks long and is offered twice a year in February
and again in July.
Language Training There are 20 different language programs offered. The courses
are approximately 4-6 months in duration. Languages offered include: