inactive duty training


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inactive duty training

Authorized training performed by a member of a Reserve Component not on active duty or active duty for training and consisting of regularly scheduled unit training assemblies, additional training assemblies, periods of appropriate duty or equivalent training, and any special additional duties authorized for Reserve Component personnel by the Secretary concerned, and performed by them in connection with the prescribed activities of the organization in which they are assigned with or without pay. Does not include work or study associated with correspondence courses. Also called IDT. See also active duty for training.
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(59) Veterans who perform active or inactive duty training must choose the benefit they prefer and waive the other.
If the veteran did not die in active service, the pay grade will be determined as of: (1) the time of last discharge or release from active duty, or (2) the time of discharge or release from any period of active duty for training or inactive duty training, if death results from service-connected disability incurred during such period.
Veterans qualify if they participated in "radiation-risk activities" on active duty, during active duty for training or during inactive duty training in the National Guard or Reserves.
It applies to active duty, active duty for training, initial active duty for training, inactive duty training, full-time National Guard duty and absence from employment for an examination to determine fitness for such duty.
If a Reservist goes off ADOS orders to participate in or attend inactive duty training or unit training assembly periods, it constitutes a break in orders and negates the 12-month continuous period, which, in turn, makes them ineligible for the 12 weeks of non-chargeable maternity leave."
Due to the extremely limited amount of available training time during Inactive Duty Training (IDT) drill weekends, it is imperative to minimize exercise setup, lead-in, and other duplication of effort.
(2) At issue in Morita was whether UCMJ jurisdiction could be applied to an Air Force lieutenant colonel who signed the majority of his fraudulent travel vouchers and requests for orders while not subject to active duty or inactive duty training (IDT) orders.
EDM replaces the older manual paper process, bringing forward an automated process by which inactive duty training (IDT) periods are now electronically requested, approved/disapproved, scheduled, canceled, and mustered, all while providing visibility to the Sailor, unit commanding officer (CO) and Navy Reserve Activity staff (NRA) that will process the submission translating to greater flexibility, less paperwork, and expedited drill administration.
The norm was lengthy resident courses for the AC soldier and some alternative training program incorporating a variety of training media (correspondence courses; multiple-phased, short resident courses; inactive duty training) for RC soldiers.
* allow VA disability benefits for Reservists who surfer a heart attack or stroke during inactive duty training;
For many, the IMA program is an attractive option since it offers greater flexibility when completing inactive duty training. Barry said at Homestead a lot of the traditional Reservists travel three or four hours, sometimes longer, for unit training assembly weekends.
For example, Reserve Soldiers were forced to use military leave, annual leave, and/or leave without pay to account for absences from their federal government positions due to inactive duty training, annual training, and other types of military duty.