Promotions and Activity
Promotions are done every 2nd and 4th week of every month and generally depend on activity within the community, contributions to the community, and ability to learn and grow as a leader.
Recruit -> Grunt
Promotion from Recruit to Grunt is based on administrative decision. After attending sessions on a normal basis and showing up outside of sessions, Headquarters will promote you as soon as possible to Grunt status. Simply stay active, learn how to fireteam lead, and be a great fireteam member.
Have a firm understanding of how fireteam leading works Understand the roles within a fireteam
Grunt -> Soldier
Promotion from Grunt to Soldier is done on request from the individual. Generally, a Grunt must at least meet these standards:
Have held the rank of Grunt for at least 1 month Have been a member of Coalition for at least 3 months Have a firm understanding of how team leading works Attended the FTL leadership course and performed to Coalition standard Have a firm understanding of tactics used in session(s) Demonstrated ability to produce content Consistent community interaction outside of sessions
Grunts may request a promotion here when they feel they meet the criteria above.
Soldier -> NCO
Soldier promotions to NCO are done on an as-needed basis. Headquarters will personally contact any Soldier who they feel would be a good fit as a Company NCO.
Have held the rank of Soldier for at least 6 months Have been a member of Coalition for at least 12 months Have a firm understanding of how squad leading works Have a firm understanding of how platoon leading works Have a firm understanding of squad-level tactics Have a firm understanding of platoon-level tactics Demonstrate heavy asset use (Tanking, Piloting, etc..) Demonstrate an ability to plan missions according to Coalition SOP Demonstrate an ability to fully control a combined-arms mission from beginning to end Have actively recruited people into Coalition
Soldiers may request a promotion here when they feel they meet the criteria above and can contribute to making the community better.