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Always keep Navy Operations Security in mind.  In the Navy, it's essential to remember that "loose lips sink ships."  OPSEC is everyone's responsibility. 

DON'T post critical information including future destinations or ports of call; future operations, exercises or missions; deployment or homecoming dates.  

DO be smart, use your head, always think OPSEC when using texts, email, phone, and social media, and watch this video: "Importance of Navy OPSEC."

Please note! Changes to this guide happened in October 2017. There are now tickets issued, and there are no longer parking passes for PIR.

Please see changes to attending PIR in the PAGES column. The PAGES are located under the member icons on the right side.

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America's Navy STEM

Today's Sailor can contribute to exciting innovations by pursuing an interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.  Learn more here: Para Padres

Visite esta página para explorar en su idioma las oportunidades de educación y carreras para sus hijos en el Navy.




fit program

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Latest Activity: Apr 11

If your child is having a hard time with the pfa's or anything of that nature i would love to chat. My son is also in RCU so if anyone would like to talk about that we can

Discussion Forum

How many chances

Started by Parrothdgal. Last reply by lemonelephant Dec 11, 2017. 1 Reply

Any info anyone

Started by IgWhisperer. Last reply by lemonelephant Oct 15, 2017. 8 Replies

Failing Sensors while running

Started by Navmom Sep 9, 2017. 0 Replies

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Comment by lemonelephant on February 10, 2018 at 11:22pm

donna, if your recruit fails the PFA that is closer to the new PIR date, then he will be ASMO'd (moved) to FIT where he will have ten chances to pass or be separated and sent home. See the info in Physical Fitness Assessment (PFA) and Fitness Improvement Training ....

Comment by Cdolldonna on February 10, 2018 at 10:29pm

Ok,  I have a question.If they fail PFA and are moved back to another unit, and still don't pass what next> Is that when they send them to ASMO for fir training?

Comment by lemonelephant on February 8, 2018 at 4:53am

Donna, if your recruit has been moved to another division with a later PIR date, then he is expected to be able to pass and have PIR on the new date. See Physical Fitness Assessment (PFA) and Fitness Improvement Training ....

Comment by Cdolldonna on February 5, 2018 at 11:55pm

If your recruit is pushed back and given another graduation date, does hat mean we can see them graduate or they are just sent directly to A school?

Comment by RJNavyMom on November 29, 2017 at 10:20pm
Sending Love and Prayers to all Recruits and their families who need a word of encouragement right now. A few months ago I was in the same spot asking for Prayers for my Recruit. Just keep the Faith!!!! God Bless you all! Happy Holidays to each of you.
Comment by Navmom on November 6, 2017 at 10:59pm
Prayers to all sailors recruits and their moms. Give them strength and let them believe in themselves. They can make this happen. To all moms, we all have been there, keep the faith as we continue to pray for them all.
Comment by GranmaFaye on November 4, 2017 at 3:17pm

Praying for the recruits who need to pass so that they can move on. Father, give them strength and bring peace and calmness to them. Please allow them to realize their dreams. In Jesus's name. Amen.

Comment by Downtoearth 123456 on October 15, 2017 at 7:02pm

Prayer Warriors are  interceding already for ALL. Thank you!

Comment by RJNavyMom on October 14, 2017 at 8:44pm

You're Welcome Downtoearth 123456.  We will continue to send up many prayers for all the young men and women that are on this journey that are trying to pass.

Comment by Downtoearth 123456 on October 14, 2017 at 4:49pm

Hello RJNavyMom, Awww that is awesome. Thank you so much for the information, advise and word of encouragement! It's heartbreaking to have to go through this with him but your right we can only encourge him to never give up, listen and do what to his instructors tell him to do but most importantly to rely on God for Everything. I can't wait to hug him. Good Luck and God Bless you and your Sailor. Prayers for our SRs and Families.


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