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Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewman (SWCC)

Special warfare combatant craft crewman assists in special operation.

Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewman (SWCC)

Providing critical mission support to Navy SEALs. Operating state-of-the-art, high-performance boats. Protecting global waters from enemy combatants. This elite team is among the most respected groups in America’s Navy, with capability far beyond that of standard forces.

Providing critical mission support to Navy SEALs. Operating state-of-the-art, high-performance boats. Protecting global waters from enemy combatants. This elite team is among the most respected groups in America’s Navy, with capability far beyond that of standard forces.

Earn an $8,000 enlistment bonus.
And enter a world of fast boats and serious firepower.
US Navy Special Warfare Combatant Craft Crewman ride in amphibious force during a mission.

About This Job

Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewmen (SWCC) are specially trained to operate on and around rivers and coastal regions around the world. Wielding extreme firepower and a deadly skill set, SWCC operators support special warfare/special operations missions as well as conduct direct action and special reconnaissance missions of their own.

As a SWCC, you may very likely:

  • Insert and extract SEALs and other Special Operations personnel from a variety of Naval Surface Warfare vessels
  • Collect important data about enemy military installations and shipping traffic in coastal areas
  • Assist other military and civilian law enforcement agencies
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Get a Head Start on Your Training.

To become a SWCC in the Naval Special Warfare/Naval Special Operations community, you must first go through what is widely considered to be one of the most physically and mentally demanding military training programs in existence. Get started on your physical training now by learning about the minimum Navy Physical Screening Test (PST) requirements for Navy Challenge Programs.

NOTE:If you're pursuing an NSW/NSO position, much better PST scoring is expected.
Minimum PST

Physical Screening Test
SEAL SWCC EOD Diver AIRR
Swim 500 yards
(450 M) - breaststroke or sidestroke
[in minutes]
12:30 13:00 12:30 12:30 12:00*
REST: 10 MINUTES
Push-ups
[in 2 minutes]
50 50 50 50 42
REST: 2 MINUTES
Sit-ups
[in 2 minutes]
50 50 50 50 50
REST: 2 MINUTES
Pull-ups
[in 2 minutes]
10 6 6 6 4
REST: 10 MINUTES
Run 1.5 miles
[in minutes]
10:30 12:00 12:30 12:30 12:00

* AIRRmay use sidestroke or breaststroke and utilize American crawl/freestyle or a combination of all.

NOTE: You should consult your physician or other health-care professional before starting any exercise regime or other fitness program to determine if it is right for your needs. This is particularly true if you (or your family) have a history of medical illnesses or ailments that could be made worse by a change in physical activity. Do not start a fitness program if your physician or health-care provider advises against it.

ENJOY AN INCREDIBLE BENEFITS PACKAGE.
Paid training. Competitive salary. Comprehensive health coverage. Generous vacation. World travel. The list goes on.
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US Navy servicemen raise US flag.