TITLE

PMCS Training--Getting Back to Basics

AUTHOR(S)
Barrante, James A.
PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
Army Logistician;May/Jun2000, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on preventive maintenance checks and services (PMCS) training program of the United States Army. Leadership responsibilities; Training for advanced military equipment; Need for mandatory PMCS training for all Army leaders on their assigned equipment.
ACCESSION #
3157769

 

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