Videos: Today's Military
    Navy

    Navy Officer Candidate School — Wakeup Wednesday(00:55)

    On Wakeup Wednesday, officer candidates meet their class drill instructor, who will be their guide through the 12 weeks of training to become officers. Wakeup Wednesday is the beginning of the rigorous physical and mental training that officers receive during their time at Officer Candidate School (OCS). Candidates are encouraged to prepare in the weeks before OCS for the challenge.

    View transcript >

    See All Videos
    • Recursos

      Póngase en contacto con un reclutador

      Coordine una reunión con un reclutador y sepa qué debe esperar de su visita.

      Solicite información

      Reciba en su hogar un DVD y una revista sin cargo, además de información adicional sobre cada Servicio.

      Preguntas frecuentes

      Vea las respuestas a preguntas comunes sobre las Fuerzas Armadas.

      Revista Futures

      Revista Futures

      ¿Desea ver más sobre cómo es realmente la vida en las Fuerzas Armadas? Consulte nuestra página de la revista Futures. Ordene o descargue una revista gratis con perfiles de miembros del servicio que trabajan y se divierten, y asegúrese de consultar los videos que la acompañan.

Speaker 1: Wake Up Wednesday is the first opportunity for the indoctrination class to first meet their class drill instructor, who will be with them for the next 12 weeks of training. That is the first time that they will actually receive commands, and follow the voice of their drill instructor for that day, and then the continuing weeks ahead.

Voice Over: As a Navy officer, you will be expected to perform at peak levels, even when things get tough.

Lt. Bill Martin:   The most common thing that happens to a candidate before he gets here is that they fall out during physical training. Every candidate before they get here needs to understand that this is the most physically, mentally, psychologically demanding program the Military has to offer.

Voice Over: Before you arrive at OCS, work to improve your fitness level so that your performance is well above the minimum standards for your age group.

closeX
Navy Officer Candidate School — Wakeup Wednesday | Today's Military

Error

Error message

  • Notice: Undefined variable: currentLanguage in suiteLanguage() (line 769 of /var/www/html/sites/all/themes/basic/template.php).
  • Notice: Undefined index: keys in include() (line 57 of /var/www/html/sites/all/themes/basic/views/related-videos/views-view--related-videos.tpl.php).
  • Notice: Undefined index: keys in include() (line 57 of /var/www/html/sites/all/themes/basic/views/related-videos/views-view--related-videos.tpl.php).
  • Warning: htmlspecialchars() [function.htmlspecialchars]: Invalid multibyte sequence in argument in check_plain() (line 1565 of /var/www/html/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /var/www/html/includes/common.inc:2700) in drupal_send_headers() (line 1216 of /var/www/html/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • PDOException: in dblog_watchdog() (line 160 of /var/www/html/modules/dblog/dblog.module).
The website encountered an unexpected error. Please try again later.