- "Operations is the most aggressive program. More people wash out of Operations than the other academies."
- ―Grant Ward to Skye[src]
The S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy of Operations was founded by S.H.I.E.L.D. as a division of the S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy. The Academy trained Specialists and Field Agents. 
- "I was being a gentleman. What, they don't cover foreplay at the Operations Academy?"
"They teach us to commit to the mission... all the way."
- ―Phil Coulson and Melinda May[src]
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S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy of Operations had the most aggressive program of all the Academies, and the highest percentage of washouts. 
- Dance Elective: dance with a partner to explore the area. 
- Manipulation