ORDERING, REQUISITIONING, AND SLATING
Critical Tasks: 01-5103.30-2045
In this lesson, you will learn about ordering, requisitioning, and slating. You will also learn the purpose of
slating, the use of CONUS and overseas slates, how to prepare overseas slates, and how to monitor requirements
balances and unforeseen changes.
TERMINAL LEARNING OBJECTIVE:
Identify he purpose of the slate, use of CONUS and overseas slates, slating activities,
preparation of overseas slates, monitoring requirements balances, and unforeseen changes.
You will be given instruction that will provide you with the knowledge needed to
supervise and prepare a slate.
To demonstrate competency of this task during the final examination IAW DOD Manual
DOD 4140.25M, Vol II, DESC Handbook 4140.4 (Tanker Data Elements Code), and
As petroleum managers, you must be knowledgeable of the petroleum distribution system. Slating plays a key
role in the distribution system. For petroleum to enter a theater of operations, a slate must be prepared in advance.
The slate is the theater's request for petroleum products. In this lesson, we will discuss how petroleum product
requirements are submitted and monitored by the theater joint petroleum office.