COMMAND AND CONTROL ELEMENTS
RESPONSIBLE FOR PLANNING/COORDINATING REAR OPERATIONS
In this lesson you will learn which command and control elements are responsible for planning/coordinating rear
TERMINAL LEARNING OBJECTIVE:
Identify the command and control elements responsible for planning/coordinating
You have this subcourse, paper and pencil.
To demonstrate your competency of this task you must achieve a minimum score of
70 percent on the subcourse examination.
The material contained in this lesson was derived from the following publications:
FM 90-14, FM 19-1, and FM 19-4.
Command and control of rear operations is the command's responsibility. There are several key
players that are involved:
The rear operations commander (ROC).
Rear area operations center (RAOC) /rear tactical operations center (RTOC).
Security plan and operations (SPO) /security operations training and intelligence section (SOTI).
Military police (MP).
Base/base cluster commanders.
PART A - REAR OPERATIONS COMMANDER
The ROC will be appointed by the echelon commander based on the factors of mission, enemy, terrain,
troops, and time (METT-T).