Basic Military Training Units

Basic Military Training (BMT) is conducted at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, known as the Gateway to the Air Force. All Air Force BMT is conducted here. 

Basic Training Squadrons

Training approximately 35,000 recruits each year is an enormous task. Eight squadrons train active duty Air Force, Space Force, Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve recruits in the fundamentals of being an Airman. This includes military discipline, drill and ceremonies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and a comprehensive range of subjects relating to Air Force life.

320th Training Squadron


321st Training Squadron


322nd Training Squadron


323rd Training Squadron 


324th Training Squadron


326th Training Squadron


331st Training Squadron


433d Training Squadron

Basic Training Support

Two squadrons support the basic training mission by providing personnel records management, job classification and discharge actions, resource management support, academic instruction and field training.


319th Training Squadron


737th Training Support Squadron