Competitors at the 2014 Army Drill Sergeant of the Year and Advanced Individual Training, Platoon Sergeant of the Year competitions prepare to take stage at the awards presentation. The Drill Sergeant of the Year competition has been held annually at Fort Jackson, S.C., since 1969, but did not include participants from the Reserve component until 1972. This year, two competitors from the 108th Training Command (IET), Staff Sgt. Christopher Croslin, 95th Training Division (IET), and Sgt. 1st Class Alex Montero, 98th Training Division (IET), are fighting for the title of Army Reserve Drill Sergeant of the Year.

And the winner is…

The Army's best trained noncommissioned officers descended on Fort Jackson, S.C., Sept. 8-11, to compete for the prestigious title of the 2014 U.S. Army Drill Sergeant of the Year. The competitors included two U.S. Army Reserve Drill Sergeants......READ MORE


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Mission Statement: To provide professionally trained and ready Drill Sergeants, Instructors, Leader Trainers, and Command and Control expertise to conduct Initial Military Training and Foreign Military Training.

Vision Statement: Be the premiere U.S. Army Training Command that provides expert force generating, operational, and strategic military training capabilities. As the force of choice, we will deliver training subject matter experts globally in support of contingency, stability, and partnership operations throughout a multi-agency and multi-national environment.


The 108th Training Command (IET)is a well postured unit providing exceptional support to TRADOC requirements.

Maj. Gen. Leslie Purser



Our business is Initial Military Entry Training and we do it well!

Command Sgt. Maj. Rocci DeRezza


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