Overview of Common Operating Picture

Action: Demonstrate COPS

Conditions: In a classroom environment given access to a computer with access to the COPS database via wireless or LAN connection and awareness of the Operational Environment (OE), variables and actors.

Standard: The students will meet the standard of 70% accuracy when they:

  1. Understand COPS Terminology
  2. Define the different COPS functions
  3. Execute the different COPS operations
  4. Produce a strength report

Lesson Content

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FM 1-0 (Human Resource Support)

AR 600-8-6 (Personnel Accounting and Strength Reporting)

AR 220-1 (Unit Status Reporting)

ALARACT 236/2005

MILPER Message 05-214 (Access to COPS)

COPS Training Manual