FOLLOWING ARE PIX OF "OS" SCHOOL AND THE LAST CLASS TO GRADUATE WEARING THE "SPARKS"  & ARE IN NO PATICULAR ORDER

 

​OS "A" School Course Outline
The Operation Specialist will spend 15 weeks, to learn the skills necessary to become an OS3 upon graduation. The Operations Specialist (OS) rating is the tactical command, control, and communications rating. Operations Specialists will use the technology employed in Operations Center Command and Control Systems to employ Coast Guard tactics, procedures, and doctrine. The OS is the eyes, ears, and voice of the Coast Guard for the Maritime Community.