Policies and General Information


Training Branch (McGill)

To reserve any of the following, please visit:
(Account required)

  • McGill Training Center
  • Smallwood Hall
  • Post Theater
  • Canopies
  • Outdoor Space
UMBC Training Centers: GSA-Schedule 70

UMBC Training Centers is an active GSA-Schedule 70 awardee. This status allows UMBC to provide government agencies with discounts on group training and a simplified procurement process. UMBC Training Centers has over 70 courses available on their Schedule 70, including certification exam prep and skill-based training in IT, Cyber, Cloud, and Big Data topics. 

View UMBC Training Centers's GSA approved price list here and register on their public enrollment schedule using code GSADiscount or request the training you need by calling their team at 443-692-6595.


Ranges and Training Areas

Small Arms Ranges:

Range Safety Briefing
Conducted on the second Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m. in bldg 235 next to Range Control.
Range Gate Hours:
Monday-Friday 6:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Sep – Jan) and Saturday-Sunday 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Feb – Aug)
Live Fire Hours:
Monday-Friday 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Night Fire:
One Wednesday a month from 4  - 9:00 p.m. Gates close at 9:30 p.m.
FGGM Range Liaison: 8452 Zimborski Ave, 301-677-7133, fax 301-677-3100
NSA Range Control: Range Road, 301-688-4775, fax 301-688-4777

Range: 667-257-7141,

Training Areas:

After being certified, units will call (301) 677-7133 to verify availability of training area (Land Navigation Course, Obstacle Course, and CBRN Chamber).  If the desired date is available, units will need to email a copy of the Range Safety Briefing Cards, an Operation Order (OPORD) of their training event along with Risk Assessment (DD2977) to  The Range Liaison will check the OPORD and Risk Assessment for completeness and lock in your training event. If the OPORD and Risk Assessment is are not received within three days, the requested date will be available for other units to schedule. If the OPORD or Risk Assessment are incomplete, they will be returned for customer update(s).


Training Support Center (TSC)

2220 Pepper Road

Hours: 0700-1530, Monday-Friday

Closed 11:30-12:00 for lunch

Closed Federal Holidays

(301) 677-9970/9971/9974

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The TSC provides a wide selection of training enablers to support unit training requirements. Our Area of Responsibility is all account holders within the Maryland counties of Anne Arundel, Prince Georges, Calvert, Charles, St. Mary's and the District of Columbia. A complete list of available training devices can be obtained at the TSC office, or by selecting the links below:

DA Form 1687 Example

Assumption of Command MFR Example

Graphic Training Aids Request Form

Training Aids, Devices, Simulators, and Simulations (TADSS) Request Form