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151-357-0001 (SL4) - Supervise CSS Functions During Platoon Operations

Standards: Ensured the proper accountability of personnel, the control of the platoon health procedures, the verification of financial readiness, the control of supply accountability and LOGPAC procedures, and the control of the platoon's movement. Task was performed in accordance with current doctrine and unit SOP.

Conditions: You are a platoon leader/sergeant of a platoon operating in a field environment with the responsibility of supervising CSS operations relating to your platoon.

Standards: Ensured the proper accountability of personnel, the control of the platoon health procedures, the verification of financial readiness, the control of supply accountability and LOGPAC procedures, and the control of the platoon's movement. Task was performed in accordance with current doctrine and unit SOP.

Performance Steps

1.   Account for personnel.

a. Verify status report.

b. Review DA Form 1155 and DA Form 1156, Casualty Feeder Report.

2.   Control the platoon's health procedures.

a. Verify evacuation procedures.

b. Identify major components of the medical threat.

c. Identify preventive medicine measures to prevent the threat.

d. Identify requirement and responsibility for the FST.

e. Identify combat lifesaver.

3.   Verify platoon's financial readiness.

4.   Control platoon's classes of supplies.

a. Identify resource requirement.

b. Control accountability.

5.   Direct platoon's LOGPAC operation.

a. Ensure that the proper log report was submitted to the company.

b. Verify the commander's intent for resupply operations.

6.   Control the platoon movement plan.

a. Prepare platoon movement plan.

b. Verify route surveillance.

c. Ensure that vehicles are fully fueled.

d. Check for operational readiness of vehicles.

 

 

Performance Measures

GO

NO GO

1.   Obtained squad personnel status report and completed DA Form 1155 and DA Form 1156 from the squad leaders.

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2.   Processed and consolidated the information provided by squad leaders to prepare a platoon strength report.

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3.   Recorded situation reports (SITREPS) and other personnel information.

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4.   Updated the battle roster.

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5.   Forwarded the platoon strength and completed DA Form 1155 and DA Form 1156 to the company command post.

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6.   Verified that personnel were aware how to-

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a. Collect all information needed for the MEDEVAC request.

 

 

b. Record MEDEVAC information using authorized brevity codes.

 

 

c. Contact the medical unit that controls evacuation.

 

 

d. State the purpose of the message in clear text.

 

 

e. Transmit the MEDEVAC request information.

 

 

7.   Supervised the movement of the casualty.

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8.   Verified that there was a combat lifesaver in your platoon.

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9.   Coordinated with medical personnel to ensure platoon had properly trained personnel.

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10. Supervised the actions of the combat lifesaver.

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11. Verified platoon basic pay and entitlements.

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12. Verified accuracy of platoon LES.

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13. Conducted predeloyment review of platoon financial readiness.

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14. Inspected availability and accuracy of unit SOP.  Included storage requirements, methods, facilities, and responsibility.

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15. Inspected location, storage method, material conditions, and general appearance of storage areas.

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a. For weapons and sensitive items, included accountability, environmental control, physical security and access considerations.

 

 

b. For ammunition and explosives, included accountability, environmental control, physical security and access considerations.

 

 

c. For petroleum, oils, and lubricants and flammable liquids, same as above.

 

 

16. Verified accuracy of logistics report submitted to the company.

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17. Ensured the platoon rotated for supplies, mail, rations, and refilled or exchanged water cans.

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18. Verified the rearming and refueling of the platoon.

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19. Ensured all platoon wounded in action (WIA), killed in action (KIA), and enemy prisoners of war (EPW) were present at the resupply point for transport to the rear.

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20. Verified KIA were separated from WIA and EPWs.

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21. Verified vehicles needing unit level or higher maintenance stopped in maintenance holding area.

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22. Ensured a precombat inspection was done after resupply operation was complete.

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23. Coordinated with company on movement orders.

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24. Verified route.

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25. Conducted pre-combat inspection on assigned vehicles and equipment.

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Evaluation Guidance: Score the soldier GO if all performance measures are passed. Score the soldier NO GO if any performance measure is failed. If the soldier scores NO GO, show him what was done wrong and how to do it correctly.

References

 

Required

Related

 

FM 8-10-6

 

 

FM 10-27-4

 

 

FM 21-10

 

 

FM 55-30

 

 

FM 100-10

 

 

TC 21-7