UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS
SCHOOL OF INFANTRY - EAST AND WEST
CAMP LEJEUNE, NORTH CAROLINA 28542-0161
CAMP PENDELTON, CALIFORNIA 92055-5101
LEARNING OBJECTIVES FOR THIS LESSON
ENABLING LEARNING OBJECTIVE
(1) Given an order from higher headquarters, paper and
pen, conduct mission analysis to determine mission requirements
achieving a minimum score of 80%.
The purpose of this period of instruction is to
familiarize you with how to conduct a mission analysis to
determine mission requirements.
I will do this by covering
decision making styles, estimating the situation (METT-T), and
Read this handout prior to class.
DECISION MAKING STYLES
Success in combat depends upon small unit leaders (scout snipers)
who can adapt and make sound, timely decisions on a constantly
changing, but fluid battlefield.
To achieve success, scout
snipers must be able to understand the situation, decide and