EIB Stations / Points / Tasks
is a list of the stations, points, and
tasks for the EIB test. Unless otherwise
noted, each point is a retest element.
Failing a performance measure at a point
requires the candidate to retest that
point only, not the entire station. For
example, if a candidate fails any or all
performance measures on the night land
navigation course, he retests only the
night land navigation course. However, if
a candidate fails both the day and night
land navigation courses, he retests both,
and each retest counts as one of the
candidate's two allowable retests. That
candidate will not be allowed any more
At Station E, test one of the
following: the SINCGARS or the ASIP radio
but not both.
At Station L, test either the M60
machine gun or the M240B machine gun but
At Station N, test either the
caliber .50 machine gun or the MK 19 40-mm
grenade machine gun but not both.
Ensure that scorers complete score
sheets based on the examples.
The commander gives each soldier a
completed requirements sheet and a blank
score sheet. The completed requirements
sheet should specify the numbered location
of each testing stake.
Uniforms for candidates
participating in the EIB test include--
Physical Fitness Test. Candidates
wear the standard Army physical fitness
uniform, adjusted seasonally by the
(2) All other stations. For all other stations, candidates wear the following uniform items in the manner prescribed by the unit SOP for normal tactical operations. Units equipped with assault vests and other equipment may, if directed by the EIB board, modify this list of equipment: