Intermediate Locally Employed Staff
SC Workforce Certification Level
The course provides updates in U.S. security cooperation (SC) legislation, policy, and procedures; Combatant Command regional specific SC programs and policies, the whole of government planning, letter and memorandum of request (LOR/MOR) development, international armaments cooperation, end-use monitoring, third party transfers advanced training in international training and SCO budget management, as well as more in-depth training on financial management and logistics of SC cases and the Security Cooperation Information Portal (SCIP) and the Overseas Humanitarian Assistance Shared Information System (OHASIS). Instruction is classroom-based, with reading assignments and practical exercises reinforcing lectures. All instruction is in English.
Build upon the Basic LES-101 (or SCM-LO) course to provide a deeper and broader background in Security Cooperation Management to Locally Employed Staff (LES) with increased responsibilities.
Locally-Employed Staff working in Security Cooperation Offices (SCOs).
Applicants must have completed the Basic Security Cooperation Management Locally Employed Staff Orientation Course (SCM-LO/LES-101) and must have a current and active Security Assistance Network (SAN) account with access to TMS web prior to arriving at DSCU. SAN User Group Administrators at the Geographical Combatant Command headquarters can assist with creating new accounts or updating existing accounts. This course can be repeated every three years to enable students to stay current on Security Cooperation policies and procedures.
SCM-LA (SCM-459) Security Cooperation Management Locally Employed Staff (LE Staff) Orientation Course.
Additional Course Information
Instructor Led Training (ILT)
SC Continuous Learning Hours
DAU Continuous Learning Points
College Credit Recommended
Transfer Credit Available
Constructive Credit Available
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