Terminal Learning Objective:

At the end of this BLC Course (formerly known as PLC - Primary Warrior Leader Course), the student will be knowledgeable of several skills areas necessary for the new Non-Commissioned Officer (NCO) to succeed in his/her assignment. This set of skills is not all inclusive, but will provide the student with more focused knowledge in areas necessary for accomplishing our mission in the State Defense Force as well as leading, influencing, and developing others in a team environment. The Skills areas addressed in this course are:

NCO Basics: History, Background, Duties, Responsibilities, and Authority

Army Leadership

Map Reading and Land Navigation 

Composite Risk Management Basics

Conducting and Managing a Training Lesson

Drill and Ceremonies

Health and Fitness