Contact Us

Advanced Training Command New England (POLA and EMS) Contact Information:

Before/After Training:

MCPO Barry Crawford, USN (Ret)
Commanding Officer, POLA  / EMS 
Email: (you must CC your home unit Commanding Officer on any email you send me)

No phone calls, please. If the subject requires a phone conversation, we can schedule a mutually convenient time.

During Training (Dec. 26 - Jan. 1):

ATC New England Duty Cell Phone: 617-240-6361

Families and friends who wish to check in on their favorite cadet can do so by subscribing to our Facebook page, which is available at We'll do our best to update that page throughout the week with photos.

If a legitimate emergency arises at home during training, parents or unit COs may call our 24/7 duty cell phone and will reach an adult escort officer. (And please, that number is for true emergencies only.)

PARENTS: You can rest assured that your child's safety, health, and well-being is our top priority.