Accession Number:

ADA209671

Title:

A Study to Determine the Effects of Sustainment Training and Unit Assignment on Skill Retention

Descriptive Note:

Study rept. Jul 1983-Jul 1984

Corporate Author:

ACADEMY OF HEALTH SCIENCES (ARMY) FORT SAM HOUSTON TX HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATION

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

179.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this study was to determine if skill retention for MOS unique skills for 94F Skill Level I enlisted personnel is different for soldiers assigned to FORSCOM units compared to those assigned to Health Services Command HSC units. The analysis was accomplished by administering an examination and then performing a statistical comparison of the two population test score means. For interest, the Health Services Command units were broken down into MEDDAC and MEDCEN units to determine if there was a difference in retention between these units. In no instance was there a statistical difference in the retention between these units. In no instance was there a statistical difference between mean test scores. Keywords Performance human Skills 94FHospital food service specialists Dieticians.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE