Distributed Leaders Course – Level III Modules

Launch Date: 3rd Quarter 2019
Target Audience: SSG (E6)
Prerequisite: Must have completed DLC II and be a graduate of the Advanced Leader Course (ALC).
Hours: 40
Lessons: 17


DLC III prepares the Staff Sergeant by providing an opportunity to improve as a leader, a professional, and as an individual in the human dimension. The course develops the leadership skills needed to lead a platoon size element and to make quick, accurate decisions that are in the best interest of the mission and Soldiers. DLC III is a prerequisite for the Senior Leader Course (SLC).


Module 1: Army Leadership and Profession

DLC300 Course Overview

DLC301NCO History during the 1800s

DLC302Principles of Management in Organizational Behavior

DLC303 Nature of and Adherence to the Army Ethic

DLC304 Essential Characteristics of the Army Professional

DLC305 Principles of Leader Development

DLC306 Principles of Unified Land Operations (ULO)

Module 2: Mission Command

DLC307 Mission Command Philosophy 101

DLC308 The Roles and Functions of the Staff

DLC309 Effective Knowledge Management

Module 3: Human Dimension/Adaptability

DLC310 The Law of Armed Conflict

DLC311 Writing Argumentative Papers

DLC312 How Leaders Influence Others

DLC313 The Critical Thinking Process

Module 4: Professional Competence

DLC314 Army Programs

DLC315 Joint Publications

DLC316 New Policies and Procedures

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