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2nd/30th Training Group

2nd/30th Training Group (2/30 Trg Gp) is a Direct Command Unit (DCU) of Headquarters 1st Division (HQ 1 DIV). It is a permanent unit establishment located on the Royal Malaysian Air Force Base - Butterworth (RMAF Base Butterworth), Malaysia.

The Commanding Officer of 2/30 Trg Gp has tactical control of the Rifle Company Butterworth (RCB), mounted on a rotational basis from sponsor formations in Australia.

2/30 Trg Gp commands posted and force-assigned Army elements at RMAF Base Butterworth in order to train to directed levels of Foundation War Fighting (FWF) in South East Asia while contributing to the Australian Defence Force (ADF) International Engagement plan in the region.

The headquarters element consists of five long-term, overseas posted Australian Army staff and four locally employed civilians.

2/30 Trg Gp provides the command, control and coordination, including resources, in order to enable the RCB to conduct safe and effective FWF training in South East Asia through a combination of direction, guidance and mentorship to conduct training to the directed levels in a safe and effective manner.

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Last updated
2 February 2017
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