Warrior Leader Course
Definition/Scope: (AR 350-1) The Warrior Leader Course (WLC) is a branch–immaterial course conducted at Regional NCOAs worldwide and training battalions. It provides basic leadership training for Soldiers selected for promotion to SGT. The WLC provides Soldiers an opportunity to acquire the leader skills, knowledge, and experience needed to lead team–size units. It is the foundation for further training and development. Training focuses on: (1) Establishing self–discipline. (2) Instilling professional ethics. (3) Leading, disciplining, and developing Soldiers. (4) Planning, executing, and evaluating individual and team training. (5) Planning and executing missions and tasks assigned to team–size units. (6) Caring for Soldiers and their families.
Broader Terms:Basic Non-commissioned Officer Course
Related Terms:Advanced Non-commissioned Officer Course