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Naval Leadership and Ethics Center

As a prospective command leader, you’re about to serve in one of the most demanding and rewarding positions in the U.S. Navy. The Naval Leadership and Ethics Center (NLEC) was established to prepare the command triad (master chiefs/chiefs of the boat, executive officers, and commanding officers) and their support teams for success.

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Naval Leadership and Ethics Center


Learn how teamwork and communication make for an effective command triad and how your actions influence sailors within your command.

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Before you travel to Newport, you’ll want to secure lodging, pack the essentials, and complete any assignments or paperwork ahead of time.

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Non-Resident Leadership Courses

Our non-resident leadership courses are designed for delivery at the local command level and provide tools and resources to ensure leadership and management success.

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