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6000: Marine Corps Planning Process

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Course Description

This course develops the student’s ability to apply the Marine Corps Planning Process (MCPP) to operational problem solving when participating in an Operational Planning Team (OPT) in order to develop solutions for large, expeditionary forces engaged in joint conventional warfare.

Recommended Materials

Tier 1: Warfighting

VIDEO                 BOOK

Tier 2: MCWP 5-10 Marine Corps Planning Process,  Chapters 1 & 2, pp 9-17 to Cmdr's Intent then stop


Tier 3: MCDP-5:  Planning