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Army announces Expert Soldier Badge
Army senior leaders announced the implementation of the Expert Soldier Badge, June 14. Similar to the Expert Infantryman Badge and the Expert Field Medical Badge, the ESB will allow commanders the opportunity to recognize Soldiers outside the Infantry, Special Forces and medical communities who have met a high standard of performance in physical fitness and warfighting tasks. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army graphic)
June 17, 2019 - In conjunction with the U.S. Army's 244th Birthday, the Army announced a new proficiency badge today, called the Expert Soldier Badge. The ESB is designed to improve lethality, recognize excellence in Solder combat skills and increase individual, unit and overall Army readiness. The ESB is the equivalent of the Expert Infantry Badge and Expert Field Medical Badge but for all other military occupational specialties in the Army. Commanders will soon be able to use the badge to recognize Soldiers who attain excellence in physical fitness and marksmanship and a high standard of expertise in land navigation and performing warfighting tasks. 

83rd ARRTC welcomes new commander
Incoming 83rd U.S. Army Reserve Readiness Training Center commander Col. Steven Egan passes the unit's colors to Command Sgt. Maj. Edward Roderiques, signifying the transfer of command from former commander Col. Kathleen Porter, during a ceremony at Waybur Theater May 3. (Photo Credit: Renee Rhodes, Fort Knox Visual Information )
May 6, 2019 - Col. Kathleen Porter, 83rd U.S. Army Reserve Readiness Training Center commander, relinquished command to Col. Steven Egan during a change of command ceremony at Fort Knox's Waybur Theater May 3. 

Command teams sharpen training skills with new leader course
FORT SNELLING, Minn. --Brig. Gen. Howard Geck, Commanding General, 103rd Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), welcomes thirteen company command teams to the first 83rd United States Army Reserve Readiness Training Command sponsored Company Leader Development Course at Fort Snelling, Minn., December 10, 2018. The five-day course teaches company command teams the skills needed to train their units and better prepare for individual and collective training. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Cpt. Jeffery Gruidl)
Dec. 20, 2018 - As the Army Reserve continues to focus and improve on readiness and intensifying its training culture, the 83rd United States Army Reserve Readiness Training Command (USARRTC) recently developed a Company Leader Development Course (CLDC) to help company leaders focus on the skills needed to train their units and better prepare for individual and collective training.

Army Reserve Best Warriors Forged by Physical, Mental Competition
Staff Sgt. Ethan Kruger, with the Camp Parks Noncommissioned Officer Academy,  83rd U.S. Army Reserve Readiness Training Center, 100th Training Division, makes jumping logs look easy as he maneuvers through the obstacle course at the 80th Training Command's 2018 Best Warrior Competition at Fort Knox, Kentucky, April 14, 2018.  His sponsor (background) stays with Kruger throughout the entire competition. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Maj. Addie Leonhardt, 80th Training Command)
April 15, 2018 - How does an Army Reserve unit identify their best Soldiers? The 80th Training Command’s Best Warrior Competition answered this question by challenging 10 Army Reserve Soldiers from across the command here April 12-15, 2018.

Army Reserve supports Military History Detachment training
The U.S. Army Center of Military History recently conducted Military History Detachment training at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, with support from the 83rd U.S. Army Reserve Readiness Training Center’s U.S. Army Noncommissioned Officer Academy located on base. The week-long course is held three times a year and uses real-world scenarios to train the MHD Soldiers in their craft. The next iteration of this course is scheduled for July 2018 at Fort Knox, Kentucky.
Dec. 21, 2017 - The U.S. Army Center of Military History recently conducted Military History Detachment training here with support from the 83rd U.S. Army Reserve Readiness Training Center.

Col. Steven F. Egan
Commanding Officer
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Command Sgt. Maj. Edward Roderiques, Jr.
Command Sergeant Major
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