Logistics Training Centre

Mission of the Logistic Training Centre is training of personnel of logistic occupational specialties (technical, quartermaster, transport, medical and veterinary service) for the purpose of the defence system.

It is situated at three locations HQ, HQ Company, Technical and Quartermaster Service Training Company are located in the barracks “Car Lazar”, in garrison Kruševac, Medical and Veterinary Service Training Company is located in the barracks “Knjaz Mihailo”, in garrison Niš, and Transport Service Training Battalion is located in the barracks “Ribnica”, in garrison Kraljevo

Logistic Training Centre comprises HQ, HQ Section, Transport Service Training Battalion, Quartermaster Service Training Company, Technical Service Training Company, Medical Service Training Company and Company for training dog handlers, breeding and training dogs.

Colonel Dragan Ljubić is the Commander of the Centre.

Tasks of the LTC

Logistic Training Centre is tasked with:

  • Training, education and further specialization of personnel of technical, quartermaster, transport, medical and veterinary service - soldiers, contractual soldiers, NCO candidates, NCOs, civilians and other persons upon a Minister of Defence’s decision (people from civilian structures, peacekeeping operations candidates and foreigners),
  • Specialized training of soldiers doing voluntary military service and professional soldiers,
  • Organizing and conducting courses for further training of logistic services,
  • Certification of soldiers’ training,
  • Providing its expertise to the people and istitutions beyond the Serbian Armed Forces and Ministry of Defence (upon a Minister of Defence’s decision).

Training in LTC

Logistic Training Centre conducts specialized training for military occupational specialties of logistic services - technical service (11 specialties), quartermaster service (2 specialties), transport service (2 specialties), medical service (2 specialties) and veterinary service (6 specialties). 

Total of 23 specialties of logistic services undergo training in Logistic Training Centre.

Specialized training conducted at Logistic Training Centre is an advanced individual training, through which one acquires necessary specialized knowledge and skills for military occupational specialties of logistic services, needed for self-reliant performance of formation duties within a a speciality.

Training structure:

  • military training (tactical training,  firing training, assets and equipment), and
  • physical training

Specialized training phase (2nd Phase of the 1st Period - individual training period) lasts 6 weeks, i.e. 30 workdays or 180 classes.

The goal of the training is creation of a self-confident and disciplined soldier, who is physically ready, well motivated, and has training in basic skills, as well as qualities of a fighter, which would enable him to survive in the battle field and perform his tasks as a member of a crew or a team.

Background of the LTC

Logistic Training Centre was established in January 2007.

The Centre was originally established by the Logistic Department GS SAF, and its authority over it was transferred to Training Command on May 04, 2007. The Centre was established from 5 teaching centres and a Rear School Centre:

  • 186th Technical Teaching Centre
  • 414th Quartermaster Teaching Centre
  • 512th Medical Teaching Centre
  • 125th Transport Teaching Centre
  • 40th Veterinary Teaching Centre
  • Rear School Centre

The Centre is a legal successor of the said units and it continues their tradition. The Day of the Unit is celebrated on May 4, in remembrance of the day when the Centre was established. 

Contact Information

Address: 57 Balkanska St., Kruševac
Phone: +381 (0) 37 416-058
Fax: +381 (0) 37 416-377
Email: colo@vs.rs

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