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    German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge Testing

    SCHEDULE, May 2-3, 2015
    California University of Pennsylvania

     

    May 2, 2015:

    • 7-8 a.m. — In-processing (Eberly Hall, Room 110; media contact: Capt. Robert Prah
    • 8-8:45 a.m. — Welcome brief; move to test site at Herron Recreation & Fitness Center
    • 8:45-9:45 a.m. — Test 1: 11x10 meter sprint test (Herron, Gym A)
    • 9:45-10:45 a.m. — Test 2: Chin-up test (flexed-arm hang) (Herron, main level)
    • 10:45-11:15 a.m. — Break, then move to 1,000-meter run location
    • 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. — Test 3: 1,000 meter run test (Loop Road, near Convocation Center)
    • 12:30-1 p.m. — Lunch break
    • 1-3 p.m. — Testing events: 100-meter swim (Hamer Hall); first aid test, NBC test (Manderino Library)
    • 3-3:45 p.m. — Move to pistol qualification testing site, WCC Public Safety Training Center, Smithton, Pa.
    • 3:45-4:15 p.m. — Site/range orientation (Public Safety Training Center)
    • 4:15-6:30 p.m.: Marksmanship test: 9mm pistol qualification

    May 3, 2015:

    • 8-8:30 a.m. — Road march brief and orientation
    • 8:30-10 a.m. — Make-up for day 1, as needed
    • 10-10:30 a.m. — Prepare and move to road march start point (main campus, intersection of Third and Hickory Street)
    • 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. — Road march (Bronze medal, 6 km in 60 minutes; silver medal, 9 km in 90 minutes; gold medal, 12 km in 120 minutes)
    • 12:30-1:30 p.m. — Lunch break
    • 1:30-2:30 p.m. — Graduation preparations; participants move to Eberly Hall, Room 110
    • 2:30-3:30 p.m. — Graduation with guest speaker Lt. Col. Ros Gammon IV, commander of the Pa. National Guard’s 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team