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Cross-Cultural Training

DLNSEO sponsors Alelo to develop VCAT Caribbean for J7

Alelo has completed delivery of VCAT Caribbean for the Joint Forces Development (J7) bringing the total number of VCAT’s to nine (9). VCATs are designed to teach cultural awareness and mission-focused language skills for general purpose forces deploying to different regions of the world.

AFCLC supports Air University with variety of culture-based courses

AFCLC faculty members are charged with infusing culture content into all levels of Professional Military Education.

Assessing the Impact Of and Needs For Navy LREC Training

The US Navy's Center for Information Dominances Center for Language, Regional Expertise, and Culture (CLREC) plays a central role in training Department of the Navy personnel in the language skills and cultural knowledge required to effectively carry out their missions. CLREC provides predeployment cultural orientation training in a variety of forms, such as (1) group instruction facilitated by Mobile Training Teams, (2) semiautomated group presentations facilitated by a member of the command being trained, (3) individual instruction using automated and nonautomated presentations, and (4) one-on-one language tutoring for flag officers who will soon take an assignment in which linguistic training would be beneficial.

Air Force - Language and Culture Resources

Check out the resource portal for the Air Force on language and culture, and more links to other language and culture training sites.

Online Courses at the US Institute of Peace

The United States Institute of Peace (USIP) established the Academy Online to help educate and train practitioners to manage and transform conflict in all its phases, from preventing conflict to post-conflict peacebuilding.

Program Profile: The Olmsted Scholar Program

Each year, the Olmsted Scholar Program offers educational grants for two years of graduate study in a foreign language and other educational experiences in a foreign country to competitively selected career line officers from the four branches of the U.S. military.

Marine Corps Culture Course Offerings

The Marine Corps offers an online learning management system called MarineNet. Check out these culture courses that are available for Marines.