Accession Number:

ADA610534

Title:

Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) Language, Regional Expertise, and Culture (LREC) Needs Assessment

Descriptive Note:

Briefing charts Dec 2011-Feb 2013

Corporate Author:

SWA CONSULTING INC RALEIGH NC

Report Date:

2013-02-22

Pagination or Media Count:

37.0

Abstract:

The Air Force Special Operations Command AFSOC conducted a comprehensive needs assessment to identify, specify, and analyze language, regional expertise, and culture LREC mission needs across specified units and occupations in AFSOC to 1 inform the development of LREC training requirements and specifications, 2 determine who needs LREC instruction, and 3 compare REC training needs with current REC instruction provided to AFSOC personnel. The presentation was delivered to the Interagency Language Roundtable ILR Culture Committee on 22 FEB 2013. The focus of this presentation was how the REC knowledge, skills, and abilities KSAs requirements were defined. The REC KSAs were informed by multiple resources, including the Air Force Culture and Language Center s LREC Force Development Levels, Defense Regional and Cultural Capabilities Assessment Working Group RACCA WG, and the ILR Skill Level Descriptors for Competence in Intercultural Communication.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Linguistics
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE