Nonresident Sergeants Major Course


SGM Dennis Reynolds
Deputy Director
SGM Christopher A. Roche
Chief Instructor



Michael D. LeMire, Jr.
Senior Instructor















Contact: COM: (915) 744-1112 DSN: 621-1112

Operations SGM
SGM Tracey Rosser  PH 744-1112

For Blackboard issues call: 1-915-744-2370

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Provide senior NCOs with the highest quality education by leveraging both distributive learning (dL) and resident educational technologies. Develop agile and adaptive senior NCOs that can meet the challenges of unified land operations in an era of persistent conflict.

Course Description

The SMNRC provides tools to develop adaptability, critical reasoning, creative thinking, and decision-making skills. Soldiers are provided an education that teaches them to enhance their character, self-expression, and strengthen teamwork abilities. The course assists in the development of logical, practical and original reasoning abilities necessary for problem solving. Students analyze problems based on available information, arrive at logical solutions and decisions with reasonable speed, communicate reasoning and decision orally and in writing, and supervise to ensure proper execution. Intellectual honesty, integrity, and professional values and standards are hightly stressed. The SMNRC is 18-24 months long containing instructional hours delivered through 40 hours of senior enlisted joint professional military education, 338 hours of interactive multimedia instructional (distance learning) and 120 hours of resident instructions and covers all course content delivered in the resident Sergeants Major Course (SMC).

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