Fort Benning

U.S. Army Fort Benning and The Maneuver Center of Excellence


Infantry Mortar Leader Course (2E-SI3Z/010-ASIB1) Site

Infantry Mortar Leader Course (2E-SI3Z/010-ASIB1)

Mission


Infantry Mortar Leader Course (IMLC) provides Officers (2LT - CPT) and NCOs (SGT - SFC) with the knowledge to supervise and direct the fire of a mortar platoon. Instructions include tactical employment of the mortar platoon, graphics, fire planning, mechanical training, FO procedures, and fire direction control procedures. Upon successful completion, enlisted personnel are awarded the additional skill identifier of B1 and officers are awarded the additional skill identifier of 3Z. Desired Outcomes of the Infantry Mortar Leader Course:

  1. Integrate advanced technical competencies when computing fire missions utilizing the M16 Plotting Board (Analog Mode).
  2. Integrate advanced technical competencies when computing fire missions utilizing the M32 Lightweight Handheld Mortar Ballistic Computer (LHMBC), and the M95 Mortar Fire Control System (MFCS) (Digital Mode).
  3. Incorporate advanced technical mechanical knowledge of all assigned mortar equipment into a deliberate decision making process.
  4. Identify and assimilate strategies for incorporating advanced technical and tactical competencies during employment of mortars in all operational environments.