Figure 1-5.PRCP Skills Update Record.
the management tool used to determine the readiness
of the unit and identify skill deficiencies in which the
troops must be trained. It is used with the requirements
established by the Commander, Second Naval
Construction Brigade (COMSECONDNCB), and
Commander, Third Naval Construction Brigade
(COMTHIRDNCB), which are issued in their joint
1500.1 (series). This instruction identifies and defines
the skills required to meet peacetime and contingency
operations and specifies the required number of
personnel that must be
NOTE: A skill
trained in each skill.
is a specific art or trade. For
PRCP purposes, skills are described as either a
manipulative or knowledge skill.
Skills required by the
into five major categories
1. Individual General Skills (PRCP 040-090).
These are essentially nonmanipulative skills
(knowledge) related to two or more ratings, such as
material liaison office operation (PRCP 040),
instructing (PRCP 080), and safety (PRCP 090).
2. Individual Rating Skills (PRCP 100-760).
These are primarily manipulative skills associated with
one of the seven Seabee ratings. Some examples areas
follows: pipe welding (PRCP 612), for the Steelworker
rating; cable splicing (PRCP 237), for the Construction
Electrician rating; and shore-based boiler operation
(PRCP 720), for the Utilitiesman rating.
3. Individual Special Skills (PRCP
These are technical skills performed by personnel in
several ratings, including personnel that are not
Occupational Field 13 (Seabees). Examples are as
follows: forklift operation (PRCP 800), ham radio
operation (PRCP 804), and typing (PRCP 803).
4. Military Skills (PRCP 901-981). Military skills
are divided into three subcategories: mobilization,
disaster recovery, and Seabee combat readiness.