Fort Benning is a United States Army Base that spans 182,000 acres and is located near Columbus, Georgia. It is in the top five largest and busiest installations in the country as more than half of all people who decide to serve in the armed forces will receive training here.


It is home to the Maneuver Center of Excellence which provides classes and training programs including: Basic Combat Training, Infantry and Armor One Station Unit Training, U.S. Army Ranger School, Airborne School, Sniper School, Pathfinder, Reconnaissance and Surveillance Course School, Combatives School, and Officer Candidate School.