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In this course we will discuss the standards of conduct and administrative procedures per applicable policies and programs of the Marine Corps and The Basic School (TBS) with respect to equal opportunity, sexual harassment, fraternization, and substance abuse. These issues are important because they greatly effect the morale, and good order and discipline within a unit. You will encounter each of these issues during your time in the Marine Corps.


In this lesson you will be presented with the knowledge necessary to properly address the below issues. Making the right decision in each instance will be your leadership challenge.

In This Lesson

This lesson covers the following topics:

Topic Page
Equal Opportunity 4
Sexual Harassment 9
Fraternization 12
Hazing 17
Homosexual Conduct 19
Pregnancy and Parenthood 20
Substance Abuse 22
Request Mast 33
Summary 35
References 36
Glossary of Terms and Acronyms 36