Seal of the United States Military Training Mission United States Military Training Mission
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia




Welcome to the official web site for the United States Military Training Mission (USMTM) in Saudi Arabia. The purpose of this site is to inform military and civilian personnel and family members who are PCS'ing to USMTM about our mission in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

USMTM Mission

USMTM coordinates security assistance efforts to train, advise and assist the Saudi Ministry of Defense in building defense capacity/capability through military exercises and professional military education in order to promote regional security and to protect common interests of the United States of America and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia while strengthening our strategic partnership.

Maintain and Enhance the Strategic Partnership Between
the KSA and the USA

Enduring Partnership, Building Capacity

  1. Train, advise and assist the SAAF to:
    • Develop and evolve strategic plans and policy
    • Conduct Joint and Coalition operations and exercises
    • Maintain interoperability among SAAF, the US and mutual regional partners
    • Institutionalize the Professional Military Education program
    • Measure readiness for sustainment and modernization of the force
  2. Provide for the support for USMTM with allocated resources
  3. Improve and maintain our Quality of Life
  4. Reintegrate families into the community

Priority for Success: The People!
  • Support our Detachments and Combined Arms Training Team's requirements
  • Support our Service Division's engagement requirements
  • Improve USMTM's Quality of Life (QoL) and integrate families into our community

U.S. Army public website
U.S. Marine Corp public website
U.S. Navy public website
U.S. Airforce public website
U.S. Embassy, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia public website
U.S. Central Command public website