The Ranger Course consists of three phases. The first phase (Benning), is conducted at Fort Benning, Georgia for 20 days. The second phase (Mountain), is conducted near Dahlonega in the mountains of North Georgia for 21 days. The third and final phase (Swamp/Jungle/Urban), is conducted at Eglin Air Force Base in North Western Florida for 18 days. Two days at the end of the course are used for out processing and graduation.
|Class||Report Date||Start Date||End Date|
|001||07 Oct 2012||08 Oct 2012||07 Dec 2012|
|002*||04 Nov 2012||05 Nov 2012||25 Jan 2013|
|003||06 Jan 2013||07 Jan 2013||08 Mar 2013|
|004||03 Feb 2013||04 Feb 2013||05 Apr 2013|
|005||24 Feb 2013||25 Feb 2013||26 Apr 2013|
|006||21 Apr 2013||22 Apr 2013||21 Jun 2013|
|007||12 May 2013||13 May 2013||12 Jul 2013|
|008||23 Jun 2013||24 Jun 2013||23 Aug 2013|
|009||21 Jul 2013||22 Jul 2013||20 Sep 2013|
|010||18 Aug 2013||19 Aug 2013||18 Oct 2013|
|011||08 Sep 2013||09 Sep 2013||08 Nov 2013|
See the FY 2014 course schedule for classes starting October 2013 and later.
Reporting Information: Incoming students will report as early as 1000, but NLT 1300 on Day 0 (Sunday) of the Ranger Class they are scheduled to attend. Reporting location is Building 5002 (Multi-Purpose Training Facility) on Camp Rogers located in the Harmony Church area of Fort Benning GA. Students must report in ACU uniform (or their Service equivalent).
Here’s the packing list.
*Students attending Ranger Class 2-13 are required to take Holiday Block Leave and are encouraged to make all travel arrangements prior to attending Ranger School. This is to prevent students from paying for last minute airline tickets because there is no scheduled time for travel arrangements once the course begins. Holiday Block Leave is from from 170900DEC2012 through 031800JAN2013. Students will not make travel arrangements prior to 0900 on the 16th of December from Columbus GA and, no earlier than 1200 from Atlanta-Hartsfield International Airport. Students must return to Camp Rogers no earlier than 1200 and no later than 1800 on the 3rd of January 2013.