The Civil Engineer School

Vital - Relevant - Connected

Course Description

COURSE:  WMGT 420 Engineering Flight Commanders' Course

OBJECTIVE:  For each student to understand the functional responsibilities of the Engineering Flight Chief, to comprehend the interdependency of the flight chief as a member of the base civil engineer team, and to apply functional skills and team principles to realistic problem scenarios to include project scoring models and program development.

Note: Course Registration Closes 2-weeks prior to the Offering Start Date.

DESCRIPTION:  Functional responsibilities are covered including base comprehensive planning, activity management planning, programming, design schedules, project management, contracts, and information management systems. Effective team principles are presented and students apply these principles during problem solving exercises to include realistic problem scenarios to include project scoring models and program development.

PRIMARY AUDIENCE:  Engineering Flight Chief and Deputy Flight Chiefs

SECONDARY AUDIENCE:  MAJCOM Program Manager, Deputy Base Civil Engineer, Chief of Optimization and Requirements

GRADE:   Officers: O1-O4; Enlisted: No; Civilians: GS11-GS13

PREREQUISITES:  Bachelor's degree

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:  Graduates may repeat attendance after three years minimum experience.

DELIVERY METHOD:  FY22 Virtual Live Streaming Broadcast. No classroom scheduling with education center required.

Course Enrollment Closes for all AFIT CE offerings 14 days prior to Course Start Date!

Starting 1 January 2020, non-Air Force students may be charged tuition. For more information, please contact our course managers by clicking the Contact Us button.

COURSE CREDIT:  2 CEUs in compliance with IACET standards

COURSE LENGTH:  10 half days, 1100-1500 EST

QUESTIONS? Send us an e-mail by clicking the Contact Us button.

HOW TO APPLY:  Select a date from the list below by clicking the button. (Note: Some courses are offered only once annually). Then click the Apply button.

14-Mar-2022 to 25-Mar-2022 / Virtual (Registration closes 28-Feb-2022)


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