Eighth Army BIG4

Eighth Army BIG4

1. PRT:

Master Athlete/Warrior Fitness as a Team - Equate the Physical and Mental Demands of Combat.

2. MARKMANSHIP:

Master Slow-Aim Fire Marksmanship - Mastery of Ballistics (Grouping)

3. FIRE AND MOVEMENT:

Master Reactions in Battle Drill 2: React to Contact/Ambush - Attack!

4. BUDDY AID / TRAUMA CARE:

Master the Application of all IFAK Items - Catastrophic First Responder Care

*Must be able to combine all four to successfully close-with and destroy any hostile attack in a combined land or wide-area security operations in a forward operating base, mounted patrol, or dismounted patrol. All Soldiers must be able to engage the critical-center-mass (Shoot), apply combat fitness focused "fire & movement" skills (Move), control enemy and friendly movement w/ weapons rates of fire (Communicate), and apply immediate trauma care with the IFAK (Medicate).