Basic Course Resident

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Course Number

1-250-C60


Delivery Method

Resident


Duration

Two weeks


Academic Hours

76


CEUs

7.6

Overview

This resident two-week version of the Civilian Education System (CES) Basic Course is conducted at Fort Leavenworth, KS. The Basic Course is designed for the Army Civilian leader who exercises direct leadership to effectively lead and care for teams. The Basic Course is the required leader development course for all Army Civilians in grades GS 1–9 or equivalent.

Subjects Covered

  • Learning Styles Preferences
  • Critical Thinking
  • Problem Solving
  • Communication
  • Army Writing
  • Briefing and Public Speaking
  • Influential Feedback
  • Leadership
  • Coaching, Counseling, and Mentoring
  • Team Building
  • Managing Conflict
  • Self-Development
  • Ethical Reasoning
  • Risk Management

Eligibility

  • Army Civilians in permanent appointments in grades GS 1–9 or equivalent.
  • Army Appropriated Fund (AF), Non-appropriated Fund (NAF), Wage Grade (WG), Local National (LN) personnel.

Prerequisites

Selection Priority for Resident Training

  • Priority 1: Army Civilian supervisors (GS 5–9).
  • Priority 2: Army Civilian non-supervisors seeking supervisory positions (GS 1–9).
  • Priority 3: Other command selected aspiring leaders.

Additional Information

  • Seats are quota-managed and limited to 240 students per year.
  • Army Civilians must have a current performance rating of successful or above and be in good conduct standing.

Accessing the Course

Apply through CHRTAS and follow any instructions received in system-generated emails.


250 Gibbon Ave, Fort Leavenworth, KS 66027
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