GREAT SKILL Program



History and Authority

The GREAT SKILL Program is a Department of the Army G-2 Program. Established in 1967, the GREAT SKILL Program, which is governed under AR 614-115, is a Human Resources Command-equivalent personnel management system that identifies, selects, trains, assigns, and retains personnel conducting complex operations for the United States Army, the Department of Defense and the national agencies.

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY

Visit the GREAT SKILL SIPRNet website at: http://gsd.daiis.mi.army.smil.mil. If SIPRNet access is not available, visit our NIPRNet website at: https://inscom.mi.army.mil/org/afsc/
SitePages/Home.aspx
or e-mail us at: osd.ncr.osd.mbx.gs.recruiting@mail.mil

The Program is a non-traditional career program managed by the Department of the Army G-2 that provides Soldiers who support complex operations for the U.S. Army, Department of Defense and other national agencies. The Program is open to Soldiers of all MOSs in the rank of SGT through MAJ (LTCs on a case by case basis). This Program is a nominative unit with an extremely rigorous selection process. The Program is the Army's only clandestine unit operating on every continent around the globe. Feel free to visit http://gsd.daiis.mi.army.smil.mil but understand that you will need SIPR access to view its contents. Download the GREAT SKILL Program Trifold for a brief overview of the Program. You can also visit the UNCLASSIFIED link at https://inscom.mi.army.mil/org/afsc/SitePages/Home.aspx.

The minimum requirements are as follow:

  • E5 through E9
  • W2 through W4
  • CPT through MAJ (LTCs on a case by case basis)
  • At a minimum the Soldier must be 25 years old
  • At a minimum 5 years of TIS (Time in Service)
  • Hold a Top Secret Clearance or have submitted a SF86 and in the process of acquiring one
  • Spouse MUST be a U.S. citizen
  • Less than $15,000 on unsecure debt. (This excludes house loans, car loans, student loans). Unsecure debt classifies as credit card debt and personal loans.
  • GT of 110 (NOT waiverable)
  • DLAB of 95
  • CPTs must be KD complete or currently sitting in a KD position
  • SGTs and above must have ALC completed

If you are interested in completing the PRE-ISQ (Initial Questionnaire Survey) or if you have any questions call: 502-624-5695. Please be aware that limited information can be given via NIPR about the program.

View the Fort Knox GREAT SKILL Recruiting Flyer

Upcoming briefings* about The GREAT SKILL Program:

  • Location: Fort Knox Education Center (Room 200, Bldg 65)
  • Dates: 11-13 July 2017
  • Time: 1100-1200 hours and 1300-1400 hours each day
  • NOTE: NO CELL PHONES/BLUETOOTH DEVICES SUCH AS SMART WATCHES ETC. WILL BE ALLOWED IN THE BRIEF

* If you want to attend, verification of a SECRET Clearance is mandated. Bring your ORB/ERB or S2 memo verifying your clearance.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Fort Knox Resident Office
902d Military
Intelligence Group

203 Hell On Wheels Avenue, Bldg 1999
Fort Knox, Kentucky 40121

Telephone: (502) 624-5695
Telephone: (502) 624-2781
Telephone: (502) 624-7647

NIPR Email: usarmy.knox.902-mi-grp.mbx.ro@mail.mil

SIPR Email: 308thBCoFtKnoxRO@mi.
army.smil.mil