10 Oct '17, 2pm

More information on the Readiness Essentials for Army Leaders

More information on the Readiness Essentials for Army Leaders

FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas (Oct. 2, 2017) - Army readiness relies on the smallest element to be prepared. Many look at troop readiness as the key cog, but if the Family is not ready, neither is the Soldier. This is why the Army has devoted a huge effort to reimagine the training component for Family Readiness Groups, to be released as "Readiness Essentials for Army Leaders" or R.E.A.L., at the Family Forum during the 2017 Association of the U.S. Army Annual Meeting and Exposition. "To meet today's Army needs for FRG training we had to consider all facets, including tech issues and emerging communication applications available now," said Heather Leiby, School Liaison Transition Specialist for the U.S. Army Installation Management Command's G9 Army Community Service program. "We have isolated five distinct and specialized courses, one for each of the FRG leadership teams, focus...

Full article: https://www.army.mil/article/194843/

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