The Force Integration Course For Senior Leaders (FICSL) is designed to familiarize senior level military and civilian personnel with the how to and why of determining force requirements and capabilities. The course examines alternative means of resourcing requirements in order to accomplish Army functions and missions as related to their executive-level management positions within the joint/combined arena.
This course provides a systemic overview of "How the Army Runs". Students will learn the constitutional, statutory and regulatory basis for the force projection Army and the capabilities that must be sustained through management of doctrinal, organizational, and materiel change. They will become familiar with Army organizational roles, function and missions, especially at the ACOM and Army Secretariat/Staff levels. They will also be exposed to established force management processes, from the determination of force requirements through to the resourcing of requirements and the assessment of their utilization in order to accomplish Army functions and missions in a joint/combined environment.
Instruction is accomplished by using lecture Facilitation, Guest Speakers, Peer Partner Learning, Panel Discussions, and a Capstone Exercise. Course attendance is determined by the Chief of Staff, Army (CSA) through the General Officer Management Office (GOMO).
For additional information see the AFMS FICSL Brochure
This one week course is designed for an optimal of 30 students and a maximum of 48 students per class and is offered two (2) times each year.
Course attendance is scheduled through the General Officer Management Office
(GOMO) for uniformed personnel.
The Civilian Senior Leader Management Office (CSLMO) schedules all SES personnel that will attend.
Attendees are required to be at the Brigadier General/Colonel (Promotable) and above or SES level.
GO/SES not residing in the National Capital Region (NCR) must make their own housing accommodations at Ft. Belvoir. On Post billeting is at Knadle Hall (building 470) 9775 Gaillard Road Fort Belvoir, VA 22060. Fort Belvoir billeting is operated by the IHG Army Hotels https://www.ihgarmyhotels.com
Telephone: (703) 704-8600 or (800) 295-9750