A unit PT and a class on room clearing were conducted by U.S. Marines with 1st Battalion, 2d Marines, 3d Marine Division, and Philippine Marines. Proper movement procedures were learned by both forces to safely and efficiently clear the rooms against surprised elements.
A morning workout was also conducted to maintain their strength. The purpose of this workout is to prepare the troops for the physical demands of their work and to ensure that they are able to perform their duties effectively and safely.
Both the U.S and Philippine Marines demonstrated the room clearing operation, to enhance the knowledge and skills of both forces to conduct an efficient and safe operation. The training is aimed to improve the readiness and capability of both forces in the event of potential threats.