Description: This course is a command directed program designed to provide USSOCOM personnel with the skills and knowledge to facilitate independent thinking and problem solving. Through innovation, creativity, cognitive preference, building trust, human relations and presentation skills this course provides graduates with the ability to implement various best practices to effectively manage and lead.
Audience: Primarily military officers (O4-O5) and DoD GS11 through GS14 equivalent civilians assigned to USSOCOM.
Prerequisites: Since this course builds advanced knowledge of functions and processes, it is recommended attendees complete USSOCOM Staff Education Program - Foundations prior to attending this course. Additionally, attendees should be assigned to a key action officer position (directorate/division level).
Text and Material: This course has no required texts or materials.
Accreditation: JSOU is currently an accredited educational institution accredited through the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET) - a national accrediting agency recognized by the Department of Education.