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Cross-Cultural Training

DoD Directive 5160.41E

This directive reissues DoD Directive (DoDD) 5160.41E to establish Defense LREC Program policy and assign responsibilities.

Foreign Service Institute (FSI)

With decades of experience in providing training to other agencies on a reimbursable basis, the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) is uniquely qualified to support other agencies, particularly those who have a need for knowledge of foreign languages, cultures, or international affairs.

VCAT SOUTHCOM Preview

The purpose of this course is to provide cultural awareness and language training using gaming technologies along with other innovative methods. It is a customized, web-based course on Joint Knowledge Online.

VCAT PACOM Preview

The purpose of this course is to provide cultural awareness and language training using gaming technologies along with other innovative methods. It is a customized, web-based course on Joint Knowledge Online.

Virtual Culture Awareness Trainer

The Virtual Culture Awareness Trainers, provided by the Defense Language and National Security Education Officer (DLNSEO) provide a way to learn about other cultures in a scalable and tracked learning management system.

VCAT Africa Preview

The purpose of these courses is to provide cultural awareness and language training using gaming technologies along with other innovative methods. VCAT Africa courses focus on the countries, regions, and languages of the continent.

VCAT CENTCOM Preview

The purpose of this course is to provide cultural awareness and language training using gaming technologies along with other innovative methods. It is a customized, web-based course on Joint Knowledge Online.

Special Operations Forces Teletraining System (SOFTS)

The Special Operations Forces Teletraining System (SOFTS) is a program that takes advantage of proprietary and commercial off-the-shelf technology to deliver real-time language and culture training to students anywhere in the world, including those who are unable to attend traditional classes at traditional training institutions.

The Joint Language University

The Joint Language University is a U.S. government-sponsored language training portal that allows students to acquire, maintain, enhance and/or refresh language skills.

Language Training Center (LTC)

The Language Training Center (LTC) Program provides language and culture training for Department of Defense (DoD) personnel by leveraging existing university programs to meet the needs of DoD organizations and units.