0277 - Weapons and Tactics Instructor (WTI)                                Intelligence Officer/Marine

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The 0277 MOS is a secondary MOS for enlisted and officers in the 02 occupational field.  Weapons and Tactics and Instructor (WTI) Intelligence Officers are subject matter experts on the tactical employment of threat weapon systems. WTI Intelligence Officers  and Marines support MAGTF operations by training Marines to develop countermeasures for adversarial aviation threats.

Enlisted 0277's must possess a primary MOS of 0211, 0231, 0241, 0261, 0291, 2611, 2621, 2629, 2631, 2641, 2651, and 2691. 

Officers pursuing 0277 as an MOS must have a primary MOS of 0202, 0203, 0204, 0205, 0206, 0207, 0210, 2602. 

All Marines must have single scope background investigations (SSBI)/T5 investigation adjudicated for Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) clearance eligibility.  To be awarded the MOS, Marines must complete Weapons and Tactics Instructor (WTI)-Intelligence Officer Course, Marine Aviation Weapons and Tactics Squadron 1, Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Arizona. 

As the unit Intelligence Training Officer or Enlisted Representative, an 0277 will develop and execute individual T&R Training and Collective Operational Unit Training, serve as the unit subject-matter expert (SME) for intelligence support to mission planning, briefing/debriefing, threat systems and unit weapons system employment, and be responsible for intelligence required for unit's mission in support of the MAGTF and Joint Tasking.  They also assist in recommending to unit commanders qualified intelligence personnel for nominate to the WTI Course and provide instruction on current enemy capabilities and tactics to counter the threat.

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