Frequently Asked Questions

 

Q. Do I need to bring a complete Army Dress Uniform?
A. Yes (ASU's or Class A's)
  
Q. Do I need a rental car?
A. The RNCOA will not authorize rental cars, your unit must authorize and pay for rental cars.
  
Q. Will I get a hotel room while in ALC?
A. No, ALC has an adequate amount of barracks space, linen is available, however you may bring your own linen.
  
Q. Will I get a hotel room while in SLC?
A. Its possible that you will live in a hotel off-post until on post lodging is made available.
  
Q. Do I need an over 40 physical if I'm over 40?
A. Periodic Health Assessment is acceptable in lieu of
  
Q. Will I have transportation from the local airport?
A. No, Taxis are available (ensure you use a Fort Gordon Taxi)
  
Q. Do I need to complete Phase 1 prior to reporting to ALC?
A. No, you are only required to have PLDC / WLC
  
Q. Will I be scheduled for Phase 1 during or after completion of the course?
A. Phase 1 will be scheduled by your unit schools NCO
  
Q. Are waivers allowed for the Army Height / Weight Standards?
A. No, all students are required to meet the standards IAW AR 600-9. If you fail to meet AR 600-9 by the time of your graduation, you will receive a (Failed to Achieve Course Standards 1059).
  
Q. Where do I report?
A. During Duty Hours:
ALC- BLDG 24410
SLC - BLDG 24403 (Look for the building with the Senior Leaders Course sign in the front.)
After duty hours ALC and SLC will report to BLDG# 24402 (The RNCOA HQs) at the corner of Lane Ave and 25th St
  
Q. Is it important to know the NCO Creed and Signal March?
A. As an NCO, you should already know and live by the NCO Creed. You will recite the NCO Creed and sing the Signal Corps March everyday at the first formation and at your graduation.
  
Q. What documents are required for ALC / SLC?
A. Click on the "In-processing Info" link.
  
Q. Who is responsible for adding my DA 1059 to my OMPF?
A. ALC / SLC will forward all 1059s to HRC. We highly advise that all Soldiers check to verify it was accepted. If it was not, contact ALC/SLC for further guidance.


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