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SSG Tori Smerling

Military Science






  • Master Resiliency Training Course (MRT, ASI: 8R)
  • Sharp Foundation Course (ASI: 1B)
  • Military Police Investigator Course (MPI, ASI: V5)
  • Domestic Intervention Training Course (DIVIT)
  • Anti-Terrorism Advanced Course
  • Anti-Terrorism Basic Course
  • Equal Opportunity Leaders Course (EOL)
  • Conventional Physical Security/Crime Prevention Course (ASI: H3)
  • Advanced Leader Course (ALC)
  • Drill Sergeant School (SQI: X)
  • Army Basic Instructor Course (ABIC, SQI: 8)
  • Unit Armorer Course
  • Unit Prevention Leader Course (UPL)
  • Technical Transportation of Hazardous Materials 
  • Combatives Level 1
  • Basic Leader Course (BLC)

Bachelor of Arts, Security Management, American Military University, 15 August 2017

2011-Iraq (Operation New Dawn)

  • 42nd MP BDE, 759th MP BN, 59th MP CO, Fort Carson, CO
  • 4th MEB, 92nd MP BN, 463rd MP CO, Fort Leonard Wood, MO
  • 14th MP BDE, 795th MP BN, C CO/D CO, Fort Leonard Wood, MO
  • 16th MP BDE, 716th MP BN, Fort Campbell, KY
  • 3rd BDE ROTC, Rolling Thunder Battalion, Olivet Nazarene University, Bourbonnais, IL
  • Driver
  • Gunner
  • Team Leader
  • Squad Leader
  • Drill Sergeant
  • Access ControlForce Protection NCO
  • Operations NCO
  • Military Science Instructor
  • Army Commendation Medal (ARCOM) (2 Oak Leaf Clusters)
  • Army Achievement Medal (AAM) (2 Oak Leaf Clusters)
  • Meritorious Unit Citation (MUC)
  • Army Good Conduct Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster)
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Iraq Campaign Medal (1 Campaign Star)
  • Global War on Terrorism Medal
  • Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (2 Numeral)
  • Army Service Medal
  • Army Overseas Ribbon
  • Drill Sergeant Badge