Army Force Generation (ARFORGEN) Process, used to manage the force and ensure the ability to support demands for Army forces.
• Reset/Train Force Pool: Units enter the Reset/Train Force Pool after returning from a deployment. Their mission is to reconstitute, reset equipment, receive new equipment, assign new personnel, and train to achieve the required capabilities necessary to enter the Ready Force Pool. Units in this pool are available to support civil authorities for national emergencies.
• Ready Force Pool: Units in the Ready Force Pool conduct mission preparation and collective training for anticipated future missions. Units in this pool are eligible for deployment to unanticipated contingencies or other operational requirements.
• Available Force Pool: Units in the Available Force Pool are available for worldwide deployment.