SITUATION/UPDATE BRIEFING FORMAT (S3)

 

  • INTRODUCTION
    1. Greeting.
    2. Identification of self, if appropriate.
    3. Scope: Define coverage in terms of time, geographic limits, or specific types of operations.

     

  • BODY
    1. Mission of next higher headquarters.
    2. Summary of past operations.
    3. Current operations, including own mission, disposition, composition, and strength.
    4. Projected operations.

     

  • CLOSE
    1. Solicitation of questions.
    2. Concluding statement and announcement of next briefer, if any.