responsibilities for plans and operations. Overall, this officer prepares, coordinates, authenticates, reviews, publishes, and distributes written operation orders and plans. This
includes the command SOP, plans, orders (including fragmentary orders [FRAGORDs] and warning orders [WARNORDs]), exercises, terrain requirements, and products involving contributions from other staff sections. The G-3 (S-3) provides coordination, integrates information collection, and allocates resources.
NCOs are responsible for the
individual training of Soldiers, crews, and small teams. NCOs conduct standards-based, performance oriented, battle-focused training. They—
Identify specific individual, crew, and small-team tasks that support the unit's collective mission essential tasks (METs).
Plan, prepare, and execute training.
Evaluate training and conduct after action reviews (AARs) to provide feedback to the
commander on individual, crew, and small-team proficiency.
Fulfill an important role by assisting in the professional development of the officer corps.