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Welcome to the website for the 1st Battalion (MNVR), 166th Regiment.  Please take a moment to read about the mission and operations of this training battalion.  This website will allow current and prospective Students to learn what will be expected of them for each course offered; in addition, Students can learn what to expect from the 1st Battalion Staff.


1st Battalion will develop the current and future Leaders in those skills and traits necessary to lead, train, and mentor Soldiers for the modern and future asymmetric operating environments.  1st Battalion will complete this by providing quality relevant Noncommissioned Officer Education System (NCOES) and Functional Course training for Soldiers from the Army National Guard, the United States Army Reserve and the Active Component to fulfill the Army Program for Individual Training (ARPRINT) mission.


Our battalion is located at Ft. Indiantown Gap, approximately 25 miles northeast of Harrisburg, PA.  We conduct Common Core NCOES and NCO functional training for National Guard, Army reserve and Active Component Soldiers. Our battalion conducts the 11B3O Advanced Leader Course, 19D3O Advanced Leader Course, and Maneuver Senior Leader Course.


All courses conducted here are administered in accordance with One Army School System standards.  Therefore, our courses are equivalent to those administered by our proponent schoolhouse (Maneuver Center of Excellence, Fort Benning, GA).  We use the most current training doctrine and materials, and use equipment compatible with the training requirements and your unit of assignment.  During your tenure as a Student in 1st Battalion, you will find experienced and certified Instructors teaching you and holding you to strict Army standards.


While enrolled at any course offered here, all Students are expected to remain at Ft. Indiantown Gap during the entire period covered by their training orders.  To aid you in success in our programs, we offer onsite administrative, logistical and social service support.


Please take the time to view the website associated to the course that you wish to or have already enrolled in.  1st Battalion (MNVR), 166th Regiment also has a community in Army Career Tracker (ACT) website, which it provides you more information and resources you would need for your course.  The ACT website is CAC enabled, follow below instruction to access the webpage:

1.  Login to the ACT website at https://actnow.army.mil/

2.  Once logged in copy and paste this link:



Lastly, a successful Student will make use of this support, but also make certain to:

• Meet all enrollment criteria

• Attend training and class on the times and dates directed

• Display an attentive and cooperative attitude

• Bring all uniform and equipment items as directed

• Demonstrate the eagerness and ability to learn the required tasks and skills to Army standards


In summary, the 1st Battalion (MNVR), 166th Regiment is here to train Soldiers.  We recognize how important these schools are to you, your career progression, and the readiness of your unit.  Our staff will do its utmost to provide every opportunity for you to succeed as a Student at our school.