Avatar feed
Responses: 1
SGT Unit Supply Specialist
PO1 William "Chip" Nagel
..."“I think these soldiers are getting different experiences outside of their branch of service and a perspective of what Corporal means for us,” said Perez. “We are trying to show them that even as an E4 or even as E5, regardless of whether you’re a soldier or a Marine, you have the responsibility to look out for your subordinates. We put a lot of trust in our lower NCOs to carry out the mission.”

While currently mainly attended by Soldiers and Marines, instructors are hoping to get Airmen, Space Force Guardians, Sailors and Coast Guard Sentinels into the course. A previous iteration of the course in 2018 featured members of the Djiboutian Armed Forces.

“If I could have my students take one thing away from the course, it’d be to be the leader you wish you had,” said Perez. “Before you can lead others, you must first learn to lead yourself. Think of the qualities of good leaders you’ve had over the course of your military career and emulate them.”
Avatar small

Join nearly 2 million former and current members of the US military, just like you.