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IN A PFA CODE P/WS MEANS PASS/WITHIN STANDARDS, WHAT DOES N/XX MEAN?
N= NOT TESTED, ONLY USED WHEN MEMBERS DO NOT PARTICIPATE IN ONE OR MORE NON-MEDICALLY WAIVED PRT EVENTS.
XX= USED ONLY FOR RARE CASES WHERE IT IS NOT POSSIBLE TO WEIGH/MEASURE THE MEMBER
*BOTH NEED JUSTIFICATION IN THE COMMENTS ON PERFORMANCE BLOCK OF FITREP OR EVAL
WHAT DOES THE PFA CODE F/NS MEAN?
F=FAIL
NS=NOT IN STANDARDS
WHAT ARE PFA CODES?
CODES USED FOR FITNESS REPORTS OR EVALS WHICH CONSIST OF 3 LETTERS W/ A SLASH BETWEEN THE 1ST & 2ND LETTER. IN ALL CASES THE LETTER ON THE LEFT INDICATES PRT PERFORMANCE, TWO LETTERS TO THE RIGHT OF THE SLASH INDICATE THE BCA
UPON FAILURE OF A PFA THE MEMBER SIGNS A PAGE 13 OR SPECIAL EVALS TO WITHDRAW THEIR ADVANCEMENT RECOMMENDATION. WHAT HAPPENS IF THEY PASS THE NEXT OFFICIAL PFA?
THEY WILL BE REINSTATED, ELIGIBLE FOR ADVANCEMENT..WILL NEED TO SUBMIT A SPECIAL EVAL TO REINSTATE THEIR ELIGIBILITY
WHAT IS THE PRT INSTRUCTION?
OPNAVINST 6110.1H
INDIVIDUALS DUE TO PCS AND NOT IN STANDARDS MUST DO WHAT?
IF THEY ARE UNDER SEA DUTY ORDERS THEY NEED TO CONTACT MEDICAL TO PERFORM THE SCREENING SO THE MEMBER'S NEXT COMMAND CAN BE NOTIFIED
ARE MEMBERS ALLOWED TO PCS TRANSFER IF THEY FAIL TO MEET BCA OR PRT STANDARDS?
YES. THEY MUST MEET ALL REQUIREMENTS INCLUDING OBLISERV-SOME DESIGNATED DUTIES LIKE INSTRUCTOR OR RECRUITER MAY BE RESTRICTED TO PERSONNEL WHO ARE IN STANDARDS AND PASS THEIR PFA
*CONTACT THE DETAILER AND GAINING COMMAND FOR GUIDANCE
MEMBERS WHO FAILED THE PFA 3 OR MORE TIMES IN 4 YEARS BUT PASSED THE SPRING '06 PFA ARE REQUIRED TO DO WHAT?
CONTINUE PASSING PFA'S DURING EACH CYCLE UNTIL THEY NO LONGER HAVE 3 FAILURES IN THE MOST RECENT 4 YEAR PERIOD
ADSEP IS AUTHORIZED FOR MEMBERS FAILING 3 PFA'S IN THE MOST RECENT 4 YEAR PERIOD BY FOLLOWING A PHASED APPROACH. WHAT HAPPENS IN JANUARY OF 2006? JULY OF 2006?
JAN 2006-CO'S WILL REVIEW THESE PERSONNEL WHO FAILED 3 OR MORE PFA'S INCLUDING JULY OF 2005. IF THEY'RE NOT MAKING REASONABLE PROGRESS THE CO CAN ADSEP THEM WITH ISIC CONCURRANCE
JULY 2006-MANDATORY ADSEP FOR THOSE WITH 3 OR MORE FAILURES INCLUDING SPRING 2006 PFA. CO'S MAY WAIVE ADSEP FOR SPECIAL CASES BY REQUESTING TO DO SO FROM ISIC
WHAT HAPPENS TO PERSONNEL WHO FAIL THE PFA 3 TIMES IN THE MOST RECENT 4 YEAR PERIOD?
THEY WILL BE PROCESSED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE SEPERATION (ADSEP)
IS A MONTHLY FEP MOCK PFA CONSIDERED AN OFFICIAL PFA?
NO
WHO ESTABLISHES THE PHYSICAL READINESS PROGRAM POLICY?
THE CNO WITH COLLABORATION FROM (BUMED) BUREAU OF MEDICINE AND SURGERY
WHO ESTABLISHES THE PFA STANDARDS AND FEP GUIDANCE?
(COMNAVPERSCOM) COMMANDER NAVY PERSONNEL COMMAND
WHO DEVELOPS/MAINTAINS NAVY DATABASES TO MONITOR PFA PERFORMANCE OF ALL PERSONNEL BY AGE, GENDER, ETC.?
COMNAVPERSCOM
WHO HAS THE AUTHORITY TO RECOMMEND, DENY OR EXECUTE ADVANCEMENT, PROMOTION, FROCKING OR REDESIGNATION?
BY DISCRETION OF THE COMMANDING OFFICER
WHO PROVIDES GUIDANCE FOR WEIGHT MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS AND ADMINSTRATIVE ACTIONS CONCERNING OFFICER AND ENLISTED PERSONNEL?
CNO & BUMED
WHO EVALUATES AND/OR ANALYZES DATA ON THE PHYSICAL READINESS PROGRAM INJURIES AND DEATH?
(COMNAVSAFECEN) COMMANDER NAVAL SAFETY CENTER
WHAT IS ISIC?
IMMEDIATE SUPERIORS IN COMMAND
WHAT IS SHIPSHAPE?
BUMED APPROVED WEIGHT MANAGEMENT PROGRAM
ARE WAIVER REQUESTS CONSIDERED FOR ANYONE WHO HAS FAILED AND BECOME INELIGIBLE FOR ADVANCEMENT OR PROMOTION?
NO
TRUE OR FALSE: MILITARY BEARING CAN BE MARKED 5.0 WITHOUT AN OUTSTANDING OR EXCELLENT ON THE PFA?
TRUE, IF THEY HAVE PASSED ALL PFA'S IN THE REPORTING PERIOD
IF MEMBERS HAVE FAILED THE PFA 3 OR MORE TIMES IN THE MOST RECENT 4 YEAR PERIOD ARE THEY ELIGIBLE TO REENLIST?
NOT UNTIL THEY HAVE PASSED 3 CONSECUTIVE PFA'S, WHICH IS WHY PRIMS ARE REQUIRED TO ROUTE A REENLISTMENT REQUEST CHIT
MEMBER'S WITH 18 OR MORE YEARS OF SERVICE - 2 YRS OF QUALIFYING FOR RETIREMENT- CANNOT BE ADSEP'D DUE TO PFA FAILURES. TRUE OR FALSE?
FALSE....THEY STILL NEED TO PASS PFA'S & NOT ACQUIRE 3 OR MORE FAILURES IN THE MOST RECENT 4 YEAR PERIOD
CAN THE CO APPROVE A MEMBER'S REQUEST TO EXTEND IN 6 MONTH INCREMENTS?
YES, IF HE/SHE IS ASSURED THE MEMBER HAS POTENTIAL TO PASS THE NEXT PFA. (PROBATION)
WHAT IS THE LIMIT OF MONTHS A MEMBER CAN EXTEND IN ANY SINGLE ENLISTMENT, FOR THE PFA PROBATION?
A TOTAL OF 48 MONTHS
IF MEMBERS ARE AT A JOINT COMMAND(IE: SERVING WITH USMC) CAN THEY PASS THE USMC PRT & MEET THE USN REQUIREMENTS?
YES...IF THEY CHOOSE TO TAKE THE USMC PRT & FAIL, THEY WILL NOT BE SUBJECTED TO ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION
CAN YOU BE REQUIRED TO TAKE THE PFA IF YOU ARE ONBOARD A COMMAND WITH LESS THAN 10 WEEKS PRIOR TO THE SCHEDULED PFA?
NO, YOU CAN VOLUNTARILY PARTICIPATE IF YOU'RE WITHIN BCA STANDARDS, HAVE A CURRENT PHYSICAL AND PARFQ.
*COMMANDS WILL DOCUMENT THE VOLUNTARY CONSENT TO PARTICIPATE
NEW MEMBERS WILL BE MEASURED FOR BODY COMPOSITION. WHAT HAPPENS IF THEY FAIL, EVEN THOUGH THEY ARE NOT REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE PFA?
THEY WILL BE ON FEP, BUT THE FAILURE WILL NOT COUNT AS AN OFFICIAL PFA FAILURE BECAUSE THEY DID NOT PARTICIPATE IN ALL PFA COMPONENTS
WHAT IS CNI?
COMMANDER NAVAL INSTALLATIONS
WHEN AN OFFICER FAILS THE PFA, ACQUIRING THEIR FIRST OR SECOND FAILURE IN THE MOST RECENT 4 YEAR PERIOD, THE CO IS NOT REQUIRED TO MAKE AN ADVERSE ENTRY IN THEIR PERMANENT SERVICE RECORD. TRUE OR FALSE?
TRUE...WRITTEN NOTIFICATION SIMILAR TO APPENDIX B OF OPNAVINST 6110.1H (ENCL 8) IS SUFFICIENT TO MEET THE WRITTEN COUNSELING REQUIREMENT.
*THERE IS NO REQUIREMENT TO FORWARD THIS NOTIFICATION TO COMNAVPERSCOM UNLESS THE OFFICER IS CURRENTLY SELECTED FOR PROMOTION
FOR ENLISTED MEMBERS WRITTEN COUNSELING (NAVPERS 1070/613) IS SIGNED AND INCLUDED IN THEIR SERVICE RECORD. THEY ALSO NEED TO HAVE A COPY SENT WHERE?
THE COMMAND MUST FORWARD A COPY TO COMNAVPERSCOM (PERS-312C) FOR INCLUSION IN THE MEMBER'S PERMANENT SERVICE RECORD
WHEN A MEMBER FAILS THE PFA THEY ARE NOTIFIED IN WRITING. WHAT FORM ARE THEY GIVEN?
NAVPERS 1070/613, WRITTEN COUNSELING WHICH DETAILS THE SUBSTANDARD PERFORMANCE THAT REQUIRES CORRECTION, ACTION REQUIRED FROM THE MEMBER AND THE ADMINISTRATIVE CONSEQUENCES IF THEY DO NOT CORRECT THE DEFICIENCY
WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR TRACKING PFA RESULTS?
THE COMMAND CFL'S VIA PRIMS, THEY'LL TAKE APPROPRIATE ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION
WHAT DOES THE COMMAND SAFETY OFFICER DO ONCE HE IS NOTIFIED BY THE CFL OF ILLNESS OR INJURY DURING THE PRT?
HE WILL REPORT IT TO COMNAVSAFECEN USING GUIDANCE IN CHAPTER 14 OF OPNAVINST 6110.1H (PRT INSTRUCTION)
WHAT WILL CFL'S BE REQUIRED TO DO IF MEMBER BECOME ILL OR INJURED DURING THE PRT?
REPORT TO THE COMMAND SAFETY OFFICER
WHAT CONSTITUTES A FAILURE OF THE PFA?
FAILURE OF THE BODYFAT COMPOSITION OR ANY PART OF THE PFA
*FAILING BOTH WILL ONLY BE COUNTED AS ONE FAILURE
TRUE OR FALSE, BCA CAN BE TAKEN BY ANYONE AND APPLY TOWARDS THE PHYSICAL READINESS PROGRAM?
FALSE, IT CAN ONLY BE TAKEN BY CFL'S OR DESIGNATED, TRAINED DFL'S
WHAT WOULD WARRANT THE CO USING ENCLOSURE 8/APPENDIX B FOR WRITTEN COUNSELING OF AN OFFICER?
1. 1ST OR 2ND FAILURE IN THE MOST RECENT 4 YEAR PERIOD AND THE CO THINKS THE ADVERSE ENTRY IS REQUIRED IN THEIR SERVICE RECORD
2. THERE IS CAUSE TO BELIEVE THAT THE OFFICER IS PHYSICALLY UNQUALIFIED FOR PROMOTION AS A RESULT OF PFA FAILURE
OR
3.IT IS THE 3RD OR MORE FAILURE IN 4 YEARS
*ORIGINAL COUNSELING SHALL BE FORWARDED TO COMNAVPERSCOM (PERS 4834) WITH A COPY OF THEIR FITNESS REPORT DOCUMENTING PFA FAILURE
HOW MANY WEEKS IN ADVANCE WILL MEMBERS BE GIVEN WRITTEN NOTIFICATION OF THE PRT?
AT LEAST 10 WEEKS
BODYFAT WILL NORMALLY BE TAKEN WITHIN....
10 DAYS OF THE PRT, BUT NO LESS THAN 24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE OFFICIAL PFA
MEMBERS WHO HAVE A FIALURE RESULTING FROM A "BAD DAY" MAY RETEST AND RECORD THEIR BEST SCORE DURING THE COMMAND'S OFFICIAL PFA CYCLE IF IT IS NOT THE ANTICIPATED SCORE THEY'VE TRAINED FOR, TRUE OR FALSE?
TRUE
MEMBERS WILL NOT PARTICIPATE IN MORE THAN_____PRT CYCLES (0FFICIAL) IN A CALENDAR YEAR?
TWO
FAILURE TO MEET THE BCA OR PRT STANDARDS PRIOR TO 1 MAY 2000 SHALL NOT COUNT TOWARDS ADMINISTRATIVE CONSEQUENCES, TRUE OR FALSE?
TRUE
MEMBERS WHO FAIL 3 OR MORE PFA'S IN THE MOST RECENT 4 YEAR PERIOD AND ARE QUALIFIED FOR REDESIGNATION, RATE CONVERSION, COMMISSIONING PROGRAMS, PTS AND ADVANCE SCHOOLS WILL BE INELIGIBLE FOR THESE PROGRAMS UNTIL WHAT?
1. THEY PASS THE NEXT 3 PFA'S OR
2. THEY NO LONGER POSESS 3 PFA FAILURES IN THE MOST RECENT 4 YEAR PERIOD
OFFICERS WILL NOT BE ELIGIBLE FOR PROMOTION IF THEY FAIL THEIR MOST RECENT PFA. WHAT MUST THE CO DO?
THE CO MUST FORWARD NOTIFICATION OF FAILURE TO DELAY PROMOTION TO NAVPERSCOM (PERS-483). THE MEMBER MAY REGAIN ELIGIBILITY BY PASSING THE NEXT PFA (IE: FEP MOCK PFA) AND NOTIFICATION WILL AGAIN BE MADE TO NAVPERSCOM (PERS-483)
WHAT IS THE PFA COMPRISED OF?
THE BCA: BODYFAT PERCENTAGE/COMPOSITION AND THE PRT: CURLUPS, SITREACH, PUSHUPS AND RUN/WALK OR SWIM
ENLISTED MEMBERS HAVING ADVANCEMENT DEFERRED BECAUSE OF PFA FAILURE CAN REGAIN ELIGIBILITY BY DOING WHAT?
PARTICIPATING IN MONTHLY FEP MOCK PFA; IF THEY'RE NOT WITHIN STANDARDS BY THE PROMOTION CYCLE-THE ADVANCEMENT WILL BE WITHDRAWN