The Colonial Forces maintained an Officer Candidate School.
Crashdown also attended the school, but his literal usage of a basic command instructional tool from the school to plan an attack on a Cylon position on Kobol attests to his inexperience, according to Galen Tyrol (TRS: "Fragged").
- Real-life Officer Candidate Schools train civilians or enlisted personnel to become commissioned officers.
- "Cylon Intelligence Report: Personnel File: Saul Tigh." Battlestar Galactica: The Official Magazine. Feb./Mar. 2006: 62.