Career Recruiter Course

The mission of the Career Recruiter Course is to prepare selected Career Marines to serve in the primary Military Occupational Specialty of Career Recruiter 8412. The course provides a comprehensive curriculum that includes formal lectures and professional discussions on the following areas:

  • Effective Training Techniques (ETT)
  • Marine Corps Performance, Programming and Philosophy (MCP3)
  • Marine Corps Ethics/ Leadership
  • RS Programs Analysis
  • RS Command Group Functions
  • Officer Selection Team Functions
  • Training and Development
  • Marine Corps Quality Control Procedures

Students will have a few miscellaneous expenses upon arrival to the Career Recruiter Course:

*School PT Shirts* $30.00

*Class Social*         $10.00

Uniform of the Day:    Mon-Wed (Seasonal Utility Uniform) MARPAT                            

                                     Thurs-Fri (Seasonal Service Uniform) Service "B"

Administrative Day 1:  0800 Check in at the Career Recruiter Course Classroom located at MCRD San Diego, CA School Building 27 1ST Floor @ North end of the building.

Graduation Day :         Graduation will go at  0800  (Don't plan returning flights earlier than 1300)

Welcome Aboard

Congratulations Marines! You have passed the initial screening process for assignment as a Career Recruiter. You can be proud of the fact that your Marine Corps record and your performance on recruiting duty have placed you within an elite group of Marines. The mere fact that you have been selected to hold the MOS 8412, is representative of not only your past performance but most importantly on your future potential as an asset for the Marine Corps Recruiting Command. Successful completion of Career Recruiter Course is the last step in your assignment as a Career Recruiter. Your preparation to attend Career Recruiter Course will be critical to ensure this course will be another accomplishment in your military career. Take the time to familiarize yourself with the course requirements and check-in procedures available on this site.
If you have any question please call
GySgt Robinson (561) 201-4464 or MSgt Batista (619)890-4155.

Course Dates

              Check-In                     Graduation

1-16     21 Jan 2016                 24 Feb 2016

2-16     17 Mar 2016                20 Apr 2016

3-16     21 Jul 2016                  24 Aug 2016

4-16     15 Sep 2016                19 Oct 2016