OTTS is performing on this contract to provide Special Forces training to the Afghan National Army.
OTTS personnel work side by side with Afghan Special Forces candidates at various training locations. The scope of this training includes physical conditioning, small arms and crew-served weapons training, explosive breaching, rotary-wing insertion and close-quarter battle.
In a subsequent program enhancement, staff-level mentors were added to this program to provide additional training for ANA Special Forces units. OTTS Mentors provided training in Logistics, Property Book, Vehicle and Power Maintenance, and Food Service.
The SITP team is also responsible for development of enhancements to the Program of Instruction to ensure that all necessary combat skills are developed and practiced.