Recruit training, more commonly known as basic training and colloquially called boot camp, is the initial instruction given to new military personnel, enlisted and officer.
The military, also called the armed forces, are forces authorized to use deadly force, and weapons, to support the interests of the state and some or all of its citizens.
An enlisted rank is, in some armed services, any rank below that of a commissioned officer.
An officer is a person who has a position of authority in a hierarchical organization.
2016 Recruit Training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego by Foxtrot Alpha
After completion of basic training, new recruits undergo Advanced Individual Training, where they learn the skills needed for their military jobs.
United States Army Basic Combat Training or BCT is the program of physical and mental training required in order for an individual to become a soldier in the United States Army, United States Army Reserve, or Army National Guard.
United States Marine Corps Recruit Training - Marine Recruit Depot San Diego Boot Camp by Foxtrot Alpha
Officer trainees undergo more detailed programs that may either precede or follow the common recruit training in an officer training academy or in special classes at a civilian university.
A university is an institution of higher education and research which grants academic degrees in various academic disciplines.
During recruit training, drill instructors do everything possible to push a recruit to his or her physical and mental limits.