The Senior Leaders’ Course (SLC) provides an opportunity for military leaders (General/Flag Officer level) and their civilian equivalents from governmental institutions of the Baltic States, their allies and partners to further develop networking and performance at the highest executive responsibilities in national and international assignments.
The Course facilitates the participants’ understanding of contemporary regional issues, while simultaneously affording them opportunities to enhance and sustain a comprehensive network among allies and partners. Participants from NATO eFP nations are priority to attend the course.
The Course offers:
At the end of the SLC, participants will benefit from the Course to better:
The Senior Leaders’ Course educational method is based on a combined educational approach, including lectures, panels and small group (syndicate) activities and exercises to facilitate adult learning at an advanced level. Consequently, the primary responsibility for learning and achieving the specified learning outcomes is placed on the participants of the course. To help facilitate this, the Senior Leaders’ Course provides an excellent educational environment for learning. A high level Senior Mentor will facilitate all educational activities.
The construct of the Senior Leaders’ Course is built so that it will maximise the experience and knowledge already found at the Baltic Defence College and is bolstered with specific additional skills and wits from outside. Thus, active learning and full participation and contribution of all participants is heavily encouraged; this allows participants to share their knowledge, experience and learning with others in an open and positive environment.
The Senior Leaders’ Course is open to flag officers and senior officials from the armed forces and government institutions of the Baltic states, their allies and partners as well as non-governmental entities. In general, participants are:
The Senior Leaders’ Course 2021 will be held in Riga, Latvia. All administrative information will be provided directly to selected/nominated participants.
The costs of accommodation and transportation of participants are to be covered by sending states. There is no Course Fee.
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