S-404, Safety Officer, 2013

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Pre-Course Work

This instructor-led course has pre-course work (estimate 2 hours). Additional information about the course can be found on the Overview page.


  1. Gather items and assemble a SOFR kit.  Refer to the SOFR Kit Component List for kit items. Download kit forms and bring to class. 
  2. Review the SOF2/1 Position Task Book, PMS 311-04, print and bring to class.
  3. Review the following links, download and bring to class:
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