Intelligence Specialists (IS's) perform a wide range of duties associated with the collection, analysis, processing, and dissemination of Intelligence in support of Coast Guard operations.
IS's are stationed throughout the Coast Guard, at units such as the Intelligence Coordination Center, Maritime Intelligence Fusion Centers, Cryptologic Units, Districts, Air Stations, and Sectors.
You'll start your career as an IS with 14 weeks of specialized training at IS "A" School is in Yorktown, VA. Upon completion of "A" School, many IS's will receive additional intelligence training through specialized "C" schools. Advanced education intelligence programs also are available. You'll have the opportunity to compete for fully-funded programs such as the Masters of Science in Strategic Intelligence.
To be an IS, you must be a U.S. citizen and are required to maintain a "Top Secret" clearance with Sensitive Compartmented Information eligibility. You must also have normal color vision and hearing.
It is recommended each Coast Guard employee visit TCYorktown's Portal site for additional Intelligence Specialists training information. Coast Guard Employee Access.