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Air Force Learning Professionals’ online Communities of Practice now available
These Communities of Practice include pathways to address objectives designed to advance force development as outlined in the Air Education and Training Command Strategic Action Plan and address knowledge and skills gaps identified in a learning professional training gap analysis study conducted by AETC’s A9 Innovation and Analysis directorate.
AF Career Development Academy transforms CDC content, delivery to Airmen
Using an approach to modernization centered on rapid curriculum development and agile curriculum updates, with an emphasis on tasks that are mission-focused, the effort ties to the people-first approach of Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr.'s Action Order-A (Airmen) and directly contributes to developing Airmen to ensure they are ready for the future fight.
AFAFRICA Airmen solidify bond with Senegalese air force
A team of seven Airmen, led by Brig. Gen. Christopher Ireland, U.S. Air Forces Europe-Air Forces Africa chief of staff, conducted a force development engagement with the Senegalese air force in Dakar and Thies, Senegal, May 25-28, 2021.
DAWN-ED advanced degree program now accepting applications for 2022 academic year
DAWN-ED is a DAF-funded degree program that provides up to 15 eligible Airmen and Guardians an opportunity to pursue a master’s degree or doctorate from a university of choice.
DAF professional developmental tool assists Airmen, Guardians with career planning
The Developmental Special Experience Catalog is a consolidated list of available learning activities outside the scope of formal training.
Air Force Rolls out Coaching Culture Facilitator Course Pilot for Mid-level Leaders
GS-11 supervisors with 10 years time-in-service along with O-3s and E-7s with two years time-in-grade, can now apply for the online Air Force Coaching Culture Facilitator Course Pilot scheduled to begin in April 2021.
Force development information now accessible through the Air Force Portal
The Force Development Gateway and Force Development Service Catalog are now live. Both sites can also be accessed through the Air Force Portal front page under the Education / Training / Force Development section.
Force Development Summit focuses on developing Airmen in contested environment
Active duty, guard, reserve and civilian Airmen representing every major command joined stakeholders from Headquarters Air Force, the U.S. Air Force Academy, Air Force Warfighting Integration Capability and the Air National Guard, to highlight initiatives emphasizing how the service has and can develop the Airmen we need in a contested environment.
AETC to host second annual Force Development Summit Dec. 15-16
As part of the effort to better develop the Airmen required to support the Air Force we need, Air Education and Training Command will hold the second annual Force Development Summit virtually Dec. 15-16.
Competencies lay foundation for success
A competency is a combination of knowledge, skills, abilities and other characteristics that manifest in an observable and measurable pattern of behaviors.
AFSEC full speed ahead with virtual return to teaching
With in-resident courses cancelled, the Safety Center needed to implement some changes to the courseware and the platform used to facilitate Air Force safety training needs as quickly as possible. Accepting the challenges head on, the Training & Force Development Division adapted and overcame the issues and constraints imposed by new platforms to accommodate students and make it work.
AETC to host Developmental Special Experiences webcast July 21
Developmental Special Experiences, or DSEs, are competency-based learning activities outside the scope of formal training that have been validated as a potential means to obtain specific foundational, occupational, or joint competencies.
Air Force launches year-long leader, supervisor development campaign
On April 1, the Department of the Air Force launched The Leaders and Supervisors We Need, a year-long development campaign designed to improve the efficiency and accessibility of supervisory training and resources for all leaders, ranging from first-time supervisors to experienced senior management officials.
USAFE, Bosnia and Herzegovina build partnerships through force development
The force development program provides an opportunity for the U.S. Air Force to enhance relations, share ideas and build partnership capability in the region.
USAFE-AFAFRICA builds partnership with Malawian air force
Since 2018, the USAFE-AFAFRICA Manpower, Personnel and Services Directorate, Force Development team, has been coming to Malawi to partner with the Malawian air force to provide them with tools to build, sustain and stand up an independent air force.
NCOs gain school attendance flexibility from EPME self-registration platform
The Air Force’s Personnel Center created a self-registration scheduling system for all in-residence enlisted professional military education courses for active-duty noncommissioned officers.
Leaders from across the Air Force gather to discuss force development advancement
Airmen from all major commands, joined stakeholders from Headquarters Air Force, the U.S. Air Force Academy, Air Force Warfighting Integration Capability and the Air National Guard to collaborate on force development efforts within their respective areas and across the Air Force.
AETC Learning Wi-Fi Service begins roll out across command
In an effort to expand learning opportunities for Airmen and enable training and education from any device, Air Education and Training Command has begun the Learning Wi-Fi Service project to install commercial wireless internet across the command’s installations.
Civilian Developmental Education, Civilian Strategic Leader Program application window to open Jan. 13
Eligible Air Force civilians will use MyVECTOR to apply for Civilian Developmental Education for the 2021 academic year; and Civilian Strategic Leader and the Engineer and Scientist Exchange Program assignments for the 2021 fiscal year.
Advance Force Development: Forging a new mindset through occupational competencies
The effort falls under the “Advance Force Development” priority area in the latest Headquarters AETC mission, vision and priorities outline.
announced the Independent Review Commission Actions and Implementation to Address Sexual Assault an…
: This is America’s military performing at its best. I couldn’t be more proud of the
: SecAF Kendall,
visited Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst (
) today to thank s…
: Medical professionals assigned to
and Rhine Ordnance Barracks,
, began mass administering vaccin…
, DAF senior leaders and their spouses participated in a Leadership & the Family panel during
Vax Facts ➡️
from various organizations within USAFE-AFAFRICA participated in Falcon Leap 21, a multinational parachute tr…
Hear why this
chose to get vaccinated.
directed the COVID-19 vaccine implementation guideli…
: Doing frequent mental health check-ins could make a big difference in building resiliency. Promote wellness within yourself…
: Every time I look at "Wings Through Time” by Robert Emerson Bell it’s a constant reminder that the ability to accelerate…
: If you need help or know someone who needs help - text 838255 or call 1-800-273-8255 to reach the Military Crisis Line. Let…
KC-135 refuels a B-2 Spirit in
during a bomber task force mission.Tankers fuel the required reach…
: A senior leader message during
: "You are our greatest strength and the beating heart of our Air…
: Congratulations to the
’s 12 Outstanding
of the Year on earning recognition as exemplary performers i…
Sept. is Insider Threat Awareness Month? No environment is immune from the threat posed by trusted insiders.…
: Sharene and I take the caring and well-being of our Airmen and their families very seriously. Thank you
: Everyone wants to make their mark on the world. But why make just one?
10 years have passed since
Gina Ortiz Jones celebrated the milestone by…
: It’s going to take all of our Airmen, Active-duty, Reserve and Guard to secure this nation’s future. https://t.co/4P3CUiQ…
The newest Air Force Podcast recently dropped. Listen to a small snippet of CMSA...
The newest Air Force Podcast recently dropped. Listen to a small snippet of CMSAF Kaleth O. Wright talk with Staff Sgt. New about resiliency. Listen to the entire podcast on Youtube:
or Subscribe to The Air Force Podcast on iTunes:
Our mantra, "Always ready!" It's the spirit we fly by! #B2Tuesday
Our mantra, "Always ready!" It&
the spirit we fly by!
Need some motivation to get your week started off right? Listen as CMSAF Kaleth ...
Need some motivation to get your week started off right? Listen as CMSAF Kaleth O. Wright weighs in...
The U.S. Air Force Academy gives its cadets some unique opportunities. Ride alon...
The U.S. Air Force Academy gives its cadets some unique opportunities. Ride along one of this opportunities.
A United States Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker refuels an F-22 Raptor over northe...
A United States Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker refuels an F-22 Raptor over northern Iraq, Nov. 6, 2019. U.S. Central Command operations deter adversaries and demonstrate support for allies and partners in the region. (Video by Staff Sgt. Daniel Snider)
Although the Silver Star is the third-highest military medal, it's not given oft...
Although the Silver Star is the third-highest military medal, it&
not given often. Today, TSgt Cody Smith was the 49th Special Tactics Airman to receive this medal since Sept. 11th, 2001. Read more of TSgt Smith&
Cannon Air Force Base Air Force Special Operations Command United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) U.S. Department of Defense (DoD)
Tune in as our Air Force musicians along with other military musicians are award...
Tune in as our Air Force musicians along with other military musicians are awarded the National Medal of Arts.