1st BN NCOA, MCC-BLC will develop competent and adaptive junior NCOs as critical thinkers able to lead, train, and mentor Soldiers for the modern and future asymmetric operating environments in an era of persistent conflict.
1st BN NCOA, 199th Regiment (RTI-LA) is a Multi-Component Cadre Basic Leader Course (MCC-BLC) supporting the One Army School System (OASS), providing institutional training directed within the Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development System (NCOPDS) based on collective requirements identified by TRADOC, NCOL CoE, The U.S. Army, The Army National Guard, and The Army Reserve.
1st BN NCOA Staff and Cadre will “Lead by Example” upholding the Army Values to enhance leader development by providing a rigorous, challenging academic environment and practical exercise experiences, while treating students with respect, dignity, and professional courtesy that are the foundation of Army Leadership. “Train to Lead”
Class 008-19 Dates
BLC Graduation Location: Fort Polk Bayou Theater, 7830 Mississippi Ave, Fort Polk, LA 71459
Time: 3:00 PM
Class 009-19 Dates
BLC Graduation Location: Post Theater Camp Beauregard, Pineville, LA, 71360
Time: 3:00 PM
Facilitator of the Year: SSG Jeremy Dodge
CSM Christopher Maxwell
1SG Thomas E Hughes
Chief of Training
MSG Chad E. Fisher
1SG Haden B. Hobbs