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344th Training Squadron

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Mission:

Developing the critical requirements of an Airman's success...mentally and physically disciplined.

 

Vision:
To produce mission-ready Warrior Airmen who make a difference to our nation.

 

The 344 TRS is an extremely diverse unit with a mission to provide technical training for more than 8,236 Active Duty, Reserve, Guard, International and civilian students annually. The squadron offers courses in the following fields: Career Enlisted Aviator, Vehicle Maintenance, Logistics Readiness Officer, Logistics Plans, Materiel Management, Contracting, Recruiting, Safety, Crypto Maintenance, and TEMPEST. The organization oversees a budge of more than $2.4 Million dollars, as well as $100 Million dollars in training equipment and 271 personnel in multiple facilities located in Lackland and Port Hueneme CA.

 

Lineage:

Constituted 344th Training Squadron on 30 Aug 1993. Activated on 1 Sep 1993. As part of 2005 Base Realignment and Closure law courses from both the 344th and 345th Training Squadrons at Lackland, formed a realigned 344 TRS. Effective 25 Jun 2010 courses that comprise the 344 TRS are Recruiting, Logistics Readiness Officers, Career Enlisted Aviators, Safety Academy, National TEMPEST School, Contracting, Materiel Management, and Logistics Plans. Jun 2011, the 344 TRS added additional Cryptological courses. Additionally, the unit has one detachment, Det 1, at Port Hueneme, CA which teaches Vehicle Maintenance and Vehicle Management and Analysis.