Accession Number:

ADP006919

Title:

Does the United States Air Force Academy's Training Philosophy Really Work

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE ACADEMY COLORADO SPRINGS CO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-04-17

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

This paper provides a summary review of the effectiveness of the United States Air Force Academys Academy Training Philosophy ATP, based upon all known studies. Results at both the U.S. Air Force and Coast Guard academies indicated a positive acceptance of both the model as a whole and with the individual ATP principles b ATP behaviors correlated strongly with supervisory effectiveness ratings and c military performance ratings of freshmen subordinates were significantly higher for those supervisors using ATP than those supervisors not using ATP.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE