Training Focus Area - Establish Unit Area
ATP 4-90: Brigade Support Battalion - This manual provides a descriptive doctrinal overview of brigade support area and describes the fundamentals, operations, and considerations for site selection, occupation, establishment, priorities of work, and layout of the support area.
18-10: Sustainment in Decisive Action Operations - This handbook provides sustainment observations, insights and lessons learned at the National Training Center (NTC). The handbook provides prescriptive tactics, techniques, procedures on how to task organize the battalion for occupation, how to occupy the brigade support area using TTPs such as the circle or clock method, and how to establish the BSA layout configuration for effective sustainment operations. Note: Access requires CAC credentials.
ATP 3-21.20: Infantry Battalion - This manual provides an in depth doctrinal basis for the occupation of an assembly area. It describes the fundamentals of quartering party operations, and provides an illustration of an assembly area to deepen understanding and comprehension.