Description: The module’s main objective is to evaluate the Boarding Team’s ability to to plan and conduct Visit, Board, Search, and Seizure (VBSS) in accordance with NATO doctrine and procedures.
During this module, trainees will receive a Mission Package prepared by NMIOTC. The BT will be tasked with creating a Mission Plan which the Boarding Officer will present prior to FTX execution. NMIOTC Sea Trainers will assess the performance of the boarding team during both the planning and practical phases of the exercise.
Objectives: Upon completion the Boarding Party will be better able to execute Visit, Board, Search and Seizure (VBSS) in accordance with NATO doctrine and procedures.
The duration of the module is approximately 7 training hours (4 hours classroom and 3 hours practical).