- Shape the vision for your organization guided by input from leading experts and colleagues
- Benchmark and share ideas to increase organizational performance by evaluating similar organizations across private industry and the military
- Learn to lead a large organization effectively by developing cross-functional management skills
DAELP is taught using multiple delivery methods including traditional classroom teaching in residence, online learning, business study tours, and corporate residencies. Residencies include:
Three-hour teleconference outlining course objectives, schedule and an orientation of the Defense Organic Industrial Base.
Ten-day residency in Chapel Hill, NC focused on business strategy, operations, and logistics and supply chain management.
L6S Distance Instruction
Four 1.5-hour online sessions describing Lean, Six Sigma,
Theory of Constraints, and Continuous Process Improvement tools and methods.
Five-day benchmarking tour with a Lean, Six Sigma value stream praxis of DoD industrial facilities and private sector organizations with an emphasis on manufacturing, repair, and overhaul operations, and logistics and supply chain distribution centers.
Two to four-week residency at leading private and public sector
Four-day residency in Chapel Hill, NC focused on trends in technology and innovation and also includes graduation.
DAELP was originally designed for the U.S. Army Materiel Command but has continually grown in scope and stature. In addition to U.S. Army uniformed military and civilian participation, DAELP includes participants from the U.S. Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Defense Logistics Agency, and private sector.
DAELP is considered a commander’s course prerequisite for Army Materiel Command and Marine Corps Logistics Command participants.
- O 5-6 grade military officers
- CW5 warrant officers
- GS 13-15 DoD civilians
- Private sector senior leaders
Military: Serving and selected Depot, Arsenal, and Ammunition Plant Commanders from all branches.
Government Civilians: Serving Deputy Commanders, Chiefs of Staff, Directors, and Deputy Directors within the government industrial base, Defense Logistics Agency.
Private Sector: Senior managers and directors who work within the government and defense industrial base with involvement in manufacture, repair, and overhaul operations.
For military and government civilians interested in the program, the DoD’s LOGTECH Office centrally funds a select number of participants. Contact IDB to learn more about the application and selection process.
||Joe Gibbs Racing
||Kennecott Utah Copper
|BAE Land Systems
||Logistics Management Institute
|Boeing Defense, Space, & Security
|Booz Allen Hamilton
|City of Huntsville
|Combined Systems Inc.
|Craft Training Center of the Coastal Bend
||Port of Corpus Christi Authority
||Pratt & Whitney
||PTC Federal and Defense
|Fiat Powertrain Technologies
||Quad City Manufacturing Laboratory
|Flint Hills Resources
||Rick Hendrick Motorsports
|Force Protection Industries
||SAS Institute Federal
|Global Concepts, Inc.
||Southwest Airlines MRO
||Stewart & Stevenson
||The Supreme Group
||Textron Systems (AAI)
||United Parcel Service
||US Chamber of Commerce
|Army Association of America
||South Texas Military Facilities Task Force
|Federal Managers Association
Tuition & Credits:
Contact us for pricing.
Upon completion of the program, participants receive certificates from UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School and North Carolina State University.
Completion of the program also qualifies participants to receive approximately:
- 13 Continuing Education Credits
- 200 Continuous Learning Points
- 200 Professional Development Hours
Professionals and organizations interested in this program should contact IDB Senior Account Manager, Bob Worsham at email@example.com or (302) 547-8850 for enrollment information.
Find your organization type below to determine the correct point of contact to begin the enrollment process:
Headquarters, U.S. Army Materiel Command
Attn: Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3/4
4400 Martin Road
Redstone Arsenal, AL 35898
Mrs. Quenessa Oney
LOGTECH Course Administrator
Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3/4
4400 Martin Road, A4SE030.085
Redstone Arsenal, AL 35898
Tel: (256) 450-6923
Fax: (256) 450-8825
Ms. Patricia Proctor
Defense Logistics Agency
Tel: (703)767-8108 or DSN 427-8108
What to Expect:
DAELP residencies typically begin Sunday evening and conclude by 1:00 p.m. Friday afternoon. Classes during the week typically begin at 8 a.m. and conclude by 5 p.m. with some evening events.
The Chapel Hill residencies are normally held in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Center for School Leadership Development (UNC-CSLD) with lodging at the Courtyard Chapel Hill.
In October 2001, the UNC-CSLD opened its conferencing facility dedicated to providing university-based professional growth and learning opportunities. The 50,000 square foot facility includes computer labs, seminar rooms, larger classrooms/lecture space, and a dining room. Each room is wired for internet access and is equipped with the latest in audiovisual technology, with two rooms providing video conferencing capabilities.
The Courtyard Chapel Hill is walking distance from UNC-CSLD and features:
- High-speed wireless service
- Full-service business center
- Indoor pool
- Fitness center & in-residence gym membership to DAELP participants
- Full-Service Restaurant and Lounge open for dinner Monday-Saturday
To maximize the benefits of the collaborative environment of the program, we strongly discourage participants from bringing spouses or other guests. However, for the graduation reception and dinner during the final residency in Chapel Hill, family are welcome.