What is physical readiness training?
Also question is, what is Army Physical Readiness Training?
FM 7-22, Army Physical Readiness Training (PRT) Physical Readiness is the ability to meet the physical demands of any combat or duty position, accomplish the mission, and continue to fight and win.
Beside above, what are the three types of PRT training? Types of PRT training include on-ground, off-ground, and combatives. Within these types of training are three fundamental components: strength, endurance, and mobility. Phased training follows the principles of precision, progression, and integration.
Consequently, why is physical readiness training important?
The purposes of PRT are to improve physical fitness, prevent injuries, progressively train soldiers, and develop soldiers' self-confidence and discipline. Injury-prevention features include reduced running mileage, exercise variety (cross-training), and gradual, progressive training.
What FM covers PRT?
The Army's overhaul of Initial Military Training (IMT) includes a new approach to physical-readiness training (PRT). Field Manual (FM) 21-20, Physical Fitness Training, has been revised and is now Training Circular (TC) 3-22.20, Army Physical Readiness Training.