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Warrant Officer Promotion Eligibility Chart

The following chart is provided to be used in conjunction with NGR 600-101, 1 Oct 96, w/ IOC 1, NGB-ARH Policy Memo# 07-025 and NGB-ARH Policy Memo# 07-026. It addresses Warrant Officer Education and Time in Grade.

PROMOTION MINIMUM TIG
(lower grade)
MINIMUM MILITARY EDUCATION
WO1 TO CW2 2 years Warrant Officer Basic Course within
2 years of initial appointment as WO1
CW2 TO CW3 5 years or 4 years
if in a position higher
than current grade
Action Officer Course, ST 7000 and duty
MOS Advanced Course (WOAC) or SWOT
OR
if no WOAC or SWOT in a speciality exists,
then the completion of WOTTC or WOBC
and the Action Officer Course, ST 7000
CW3 TO CW4 6 years or 5 years
if in a position
a position
DMOS WOAC or equivalent SWOT. If no
WOAC or SWOT exists in the MOS, then
WOBC or WOTTC is acceptable.
AND
Warrant Officer Staff Course (WOSC).
If DOR as CW3 is earlier than 1 Oct 95
then WOSC is not required.
CW4 TO CW5 5 years Warrant Officer Senior Staff Course (WOSSC).

As of 13 February 2008


IAW NRB-ARH Policy Memo# 07-026, SFC (E7) may be promoted to CW2
if they meet the following criteria:
  -- SFC must have served a minimum of two consecuative years as
     an E7
  -- If the SFC is certified by DA MOS proponent prior to initial
     appointment (WOBC is NOT required), they may be appointed in
     the grade of CW2 upon completion of WOCS.
  -- If the SFC is NOT certified by DA MOS proponent prior to
     initial appointment (WOBC IS required), they may be appointed
     in the grade of CW2 upon completion of WOCS and WOBC.

  DEFINITIONS:
    WOTTC: Warrant officer Technical and Tactical Certificate
    WOCC:  Warrant Officer Career Course
    WOBC:  Warrant Officer Basic Course
    WOAC:  Warrant Officer Advanced Course
    SWOT:  Senior Warrant Officer Training
    WOSC:  Warrant Officer Staff Course
    WOSSC: Warrant Officer Senior Staff Course
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