The U.S. Army Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development System (NCOPDS) is designed to help Soldiers progress through the enlisted ranks while equipping them for positions of greater responsibility. The mission of the 168th Regiment, Regional Training Institute (RTI) is to provide quality and challenging instruction through academic and performance based training that develops future disciplined, agile and adaptive NCOs.
***Army Service Uniform/Army Green Service Uniform (Class A) are the required uniform for graduation.*** Report time is 9 a.m.
***Army Directive 2021-17 Para. 5C. Effective 1 June 2022 for RA and USAR Soldiers, eligibility to attend the BLC requires that a SPC be first recommended for promotion to the rank of SGT***
In-processing Document Checklist
|Accountability/Pay Documents (select one as applicable for AD/NG/USAR):|
|BLC DA 4197, signed by Schools NCO and Company Commander (AD/AGR)|
|Pay Orders (National Guard)|
|Active Duty Training School Orders (Army Reserve)|
|TASS Pre-execution Checklist (TRADOC Form 350-18-2-R-R, APR 2018) Signed|
|Individual Medical Readiness Printout (without 30 days of ATRRS Report Date)|
|SSD-1 or DLC-1 Certificate|
|Soldier Talent Profile (within 30 days of ATRRS Report Date)|
|Promotion Eligibility Documents (provide one, as applicable for SPC/E-4):|
|Board Proceeding Memorandums (CSM and BC signed)|
|IPPS-A Promotion Point Worksheet, Recommendation for Promotion Annotated|