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Welcome to the Department of Army Aviation Medicine (DAM) Aeromedical Evacuation Officer Pre-Command Course (2C-F11) located at Fort Novosel, Alabama. You will find the following information helpful in answering most questions about the course. Click here for all information relating to the course, welcome packet, and in-processing requirements.  (*Upon successful enrollment into the course through ATRRS, students will be granted access to the PCC Blackboard page to access all necessary products and in-processing items).

What is 2CF11? - The Aeromedical Evacuation Officer Pre-Command Course is designed to update command selectees on medical and MEDEVAC doctrine, training management, organization capabilities and limitations, branch perspectives, maintenance and personnel policies and provide examples of command philosophies.

The course is open to Active and Reserve Component O-3 and O-4 Medical Service Corps aviators selected for air ambulance unit commands.

The course is held once annually and is nine days long.


Must be Active Duty or Reserve Component 0-3 or 0-4 who has been selected for, or is forecast to be selected for, an Air Ambulance Company Command.

All students must meet height and weight standards IAW AR 600-9. To obtain official enrollment for the course you must register via the ATRRS (The Army Training and Requirements and Resources System) via MEDCoE. This is the Army`s official record of your enrollment into the course and their means by which the quotas are adjusted for within each course.

It is the Unit Commander’s and CSM’s/1SG’s responsibility to verify and ensure that the student has all of the necessary tools to be able to participate in the course that they are registered.


The training schedule for each Pre-Command Course changes based on the availability of guest speakers and presenters.

Examples of some of the seminars typically offered for this course are listed below. Other relevant topics may be substituted based on the availability of guest speakers and presenters. A detailed training schedule will be available upon arrival.

Each student will be provided a Training Schedule on Day 1 during their in-processing.

TYPICAL 2C-F11 SEMINARS AND CLASSES (not all inclusive):

  • Aviation Resource Management Surveys (ARMS)
  • Aircrew Training Programs
  • Unit Movement Operations
  • Road to Deployment (Unit Deployment Preparations)
  • Flight Surgeon Brief
  • Company Commander Panel
  • 1SG Seminar
  • Directorate of Evaluation and Standardization (DES)
  • Aviation Survivability Equipment
  • Medical Evacuation Doctrine
  • Tactical Operations Brief  
  • 67J Career Manager Brief
  • Medical Evacuation Concepts & Capabilities Division (MECCD) brief
  • Aviation Branch Proponency Panel
  • National Guard Bureau MEDEVAC Operations Seminar
  • Utility Helicopter Program Manager Brief
  • Composite Risk Management
  • Warrant Officer Management
  • NCO Management
  • OER/NCOER/Senior Rater Profile Seminar
  • Unit Supply Operations and Change of Command Inventories

Course Director: DSN: (312) 558-7463 Commercial: (334) 255-7463

Course NCOIC: DSN: (312) 558-7772 Commercial: (334) 255-7772

Via email at medcoesaam2cf11@army.mil

Scheduling Information: DSN: 558-7460 Commercial: (334) 255-7460