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Author Van Wormer, Nicholas

Title The ultimate guide to Air Force basic training : tips, tricks, and tactics for surviving boot camp / Nicholas Van Wormer
Published El Dorado Hills, Calif. : Savas Beatie, ©2010


Description 1 online resource (xii, 178 pages) : illustrations
Contents Foreword; Introduction; PART 1: The U.S. Air Force; Chapter 1: Air Force Overview; Chapter 2: Air Force Personnel and Jobs; Chapter 3: Fact or Fiction: Misconceptions about the Air Force; Chapter 4: Air Force Reserve and Air National Guard; PART 2: Joining Made Easy; Chapter 5: How to Talk with a Recruiter; Chapter 6: Prepare Yourself Early; Chapter 7: MEPS: Military Entrance Processing Station; Chapter 8: The All-Important ASVAB; Chapter 9: Fit to Fight: Fitness Preparation for Basic Training; Chapter 10: Packing for BMT: Helpful Tips on What to Bring
Chapter 11: Military Training Instructors: The Mental GamePART 3: Basic Training; Chapter 12: Arriving in San Antonio: The Beginning of Zero Week; Chapter 13: Make the Most of Your Meals; Chapter 14: Week 1: How to Survive the Beginning of Training; Chapter 15: Study Guide; Chapter 16: Weeks 2-4: The Pressure Rises; Chapter 17: The Gas Chamber; Chapter 18: Week 5: More Stress, Less Time . . . No Problem; Chapter 19: Dress Faster Than Superman; Chapter 20: Week 6: Concurring the BEAST; Chapter 21: Top 15 Most Common "Do Not's" for Trainees; Chapter 22: Week 7: So Close, Yet So Far
Chapter 23: How To . . .Chapter 24: Week 8: Congratulations Airman!; Chapter 25: Tips for Success; Chapter 26: Interview with an MTI; Chapter 27: Acronyms and Terms; Appendix: Workout Logs; Index
Summary Air Force basic training is now more challenging than ever, both mentally and physically. In the past few years the Air Force has redesigned its basic military training requirements to prepare airmen for the ever-changing role the Air Force is now engaged in around the world in today's War on Terror.The Ultimate Guide to Air Force Basic Training shows you, step by step, how to survive and thrive in today's basic training program. Beginning with the recruiting process and taking you all the way through basic training graduation day, this book answers all your questions and will help alleviate y
Notes Includes index
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Subject United States. Air Force -- Physical training -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
United States. Air Force -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. -- Physical training
SUBJECT United States. Air Force fast
Subject Basic training (Military education) -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Armed Forces -- Physical training
Basic training (Military education)
United States
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010283191
ISBN 9781611210613