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

Training Support Center (TSC)

2220 Pepper Road
Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
Closed 11:30-12:30 for lunch

(301) 677-9974/9971/9981/6611

The TSC Warehouse provides a wide selection of equipment for short or long-term loan. We support over 200 permanent account holders covering West Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia. A complete list of available training devices can be obtained at the TSC office.

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. – 4:30 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. – 4 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Night Fire:
One Wednesday a month from 4  - 9:30 p.m. Gates close at 10 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


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).