Affairs Qualification Course – Advanced Distributed Learning – The Public Affairs Qualification Course – ADL (PAQC-ADL) is equivalent in
content, scope and depth to the resident PAQC version and students who complete
either version of the course are fully qualified to perform the basic duties of
a military public affairs leader.
Students will conduct the bulk of their studies during a 28-week
non-resident phase, followed by a two-week in-resident phase.
The Public Affairs
Qualification Course-ADL provides entry-level public affairs training for the
Department of Defense and U.S. government agencies. Instruction focuses on the
foundational elements of communication planning process; principles and
techniques associated with implementing effective communication strategies; and
the processes involved in integrating communication into military planning and