Special Forces Communications Sergeant - 18E
- Active/Reserve:Active Duty
Special forces communications sergeants can operate every kind of communications gear, from encrypted satellite communications systems to old-style high-frequency Morse key systems.
Due to the wide variety of missions, special forces communications sergeants are trained swimmers, paratroopers and survival experts, as well as trained in many forms of combat. Training for the special forces communications sergeants consists of 60 weeks of formal classroom training and practice exercises. Some of the skills you'll learn are:
The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) is an examination that is administered by the United States Military Entrance Processing Command. It is used to determine qualification and helps predict future academic and occupational success in the military.
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