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1st half of volume 1

Working together in Joint Warface constitutes what concept? team
Competent joint war fighters must be skilled in thinking about all of the following: having a joint perspective, applying strategic and operationsal art, thinking strategically and otimizing joint capabilities
Which value does not have special impact on the conduct of joint operations? excellence in all we do
Which goal is achieved as a result of the effective unified action? national
Which term is not used in reference to unified action in the military? familiarization
The secretary of a military department operates that department under all the following: control, Authority, and Direction
The commanders of geographic commands are each assigned a geographic area of responsibility
Which of the following are the functional commands? (US Joint Forces Command)USJFCOM,(US Strategic Command USSTRATCOM,(US Transportation Command) USTRANSCOM
Unity of command means that all forces operate under a single commander
What authorizations were reduced during Program Budget Decision (PBD) 720 to save money? manpower
PBD 720 enabled reductions at base level to deliver quality service to meet what delivery goal? strategic
The information technology solution provided to commanders to support their personnel needs is better known as? base-level service delivery model (BLSDM)
What are the elements of the new MPS structure? customer support, Career development, Force management operations
Manpower, Personnel, and Services were not organized to minimize overtime
During Phase I of Mission Support Squadron (MSS) testing, each organization was realigned and consolidated into how many flights? 5
How many flights comprise the Force Support Squadron (FSS)? 5
The standardized FSS structure was comprised of all the following flights except Force Management
Within the Personnel Services Deliver (PSD) plan, what group of personnel absorbed some of the work formerly done in the MPF? Commander's Support Staff (CSS)
Befor the Total Force Service Center (TFSC), when personnel specialists were asked a question they could not answer, they contacted the MAJCOM
If you are in the rank of E-6 or below and have a question that Total Force Service Center (TFSC) personnel cannot answer a trouble ticket is submitted with your name and your question
Which group is not serviced my MPS personnelist? navy, Marines, and Coast Guard members
The MPS was created based on what concept? learning organization
The difference between the new concept of the MPS and the old concept of the MPF is, rather that assign specific individuals to specific tasks each personnelist is responsible for learning all tasks in their area.
Once Program Budget Decision (PBD) 720 hit the ground running, many of the daily operations of the CSS was reassigned to individuals amongst the squadron
Which personnel action is not required to be completed by commander-appointed individuals? decoration processing
How many personnel activities are there? 2
What are the personnel activities? GSU and SPA
Which office is responsible for the personnel activities? MPS
A unit is considered a Geographically Separated Unit (GSU) if it is not within what driving time (one way) of its servicing MPS? one hour
Who determines which military personnel responsibilities are performed by the Satellite Personnel Activity (SPA)? MPF commander
When AF population does not warrant a MPS, what authority may request to establish a SPA? MAJCOM
The classification structure was designed to ensure the Air Force consisted of the proper number of people, with the proper level of what? responsibility
The duties and responsibilities of each rank were designed to ensure that each person at each rank had the proper level of knowledge
Which criteria for career progression is not provided by the classification system? promotion
An Air Force specialty code (AFSC) is a grouping of positions requiring similar skills and qualifications
The list of duties and responsibilities for and enlisted specialty can be found in the enlisted classification directory
Within the classification structure, what identifier is used to identify positions or persons not elsewhere identified? reporting identifiers
Within the classification structure, what identifier is used to identify experience and training not otherwise identified in the personnel data system? special experience
Within the classification structure, what identifier is used to identify manpower positions and persons performing duties not within a specific career field? special duty identifiers
An individual's ineligibility to retain the desired specialty code, will be characterized as disqualified
When declared disqualified for reasons within control, prior to initiating retraining, what must commanders consider? separation
Which of the following is not an example of disqualification for reasons within a member's control? a medical condition
What is not a specific duty of the personnelist career field? conducts interview to determine individual interests
Responsibilities of the personnelist does not include having to oversee personnel activities and functions
Joint warface is considered what type of warfare? team warfare
Who has the ability to choose support capabilities from the forces at their disposal? joint force commander
What does joint doctrine promote? a common perspective from which to plan, train, and conduct military operations.
What is the US military service based on? values that US military experience has proven to be vital operational success.
What do past demographics of the personnel career field allowed for each base? a high magnitude of personnel authorizations
The architecture of the base level authorizations was dispersed between what two offices? MPS and CSS
What was the mission of the MPF? provide personnel support to commanders, Air Force Members, and their family members, and to amdminister Air Force personnel programs in both peacetime and wartime.
Program budget decision (PBD) 720 has introduced the need for what? an immediately available AF interim solution to enable our reduced numbers of personnel service providers at the base level to deliver quality service that meets our strategic delivery goal
What did the inclusion of personnelists in the CSS give commanders and squadron customers? more direct convenient personnel support
Decreased manning levels and the transforming of personnel workload led personnel career field leard to what decision? to consolidate the CSS into a single organization
How did the transformation of the squadron structure begin with a test of different MSS configurations and has incorporated the ongoing services transformation efforts
What were the 3 reasons for integrating Manpower, Personnel, and Services? to reduce overhead, achieve efficiencies, and maxamize customer servie in response to the new service delivery model
What was the goal of MSS Phase II? to further consolidate into four flights
What are the names of the five flights that make up the FSS? Force Development, Manpower and Personnel, Airman and Family Services, Sustainment Services, and Community Services.
What are the expectations of the FSS? to perform its mission and provideexcellent customer service at home base (in garrison) for remote sites and at one or more deployment locations
What is the vision of the TFSC? customer service experts available 24/7 with smart tools, delivering high-quality customer service
What is the mission of the TFSC? leverage technology to execute and integrate personnel operations to support commander, their people, and personnel field activities
What is our job as personnelists? to take care of personnel actions related to our customers Air Force (active duty, retirees, dependents, guardsmen and reservists on active duty status)
What section if the focal point for the translation of all military personnel policies and programs into individual actions affecting people? the MPS
The MPS was created based on what concept? learning organization
Define "learning organization" organization where all personnel within the organization can perform the full range of personnel tasks.
What type of support does the CSS proved? direct support to the commander at the unit level
The CSS organizational structure is established by whom? unit commander
The CSS services as a communications line between the commander and what other groups of people? between unit members, the commander, and between base agencies
Name the 2 personnel activities GSU and SPA
Which office is responsible for personnel activities? MPS
What is a georgraphically separated unit (GSU)? unit that is not within one hour driving time (one way) of its servicing MPS
What is a satellite personnel agency (SPA)? an extension or operating location of the MPS
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