FY 2024 Upcoming Classes:
    04-08 Nov 2023     (Lousiana, ANG, Jackson Barracks)
    06-10 Jan 2024       (Tyndall AFB)
    02-06 Mar 2024      (NB Coronado-North Island, San Diego, CA  )
    18-22 May 2024      (NB Coronado-North Island, San Diego, CA) 
    01-05 Jun 2024        (McGee/Tyson TEC) *Tabacco and VAPE free campus*
    13-17 Jul 2024         (JB Charleston, SC)
    20-24 Jul 2024         (JB Charleston, SC)
    17-21 Aug 2024       (NB Coronado-North Island, San Diego, CA)
    07-11 Sept 2024       (NB Coronado-North Island, San Diego, CA)

FY 2025 Upcoming Classes:
    16-20 Nov 2024     (Luke AFB, AZ)
    14-18 Dec 2024      (NB Coronado-North Island, CA)
    27-31 Jan 2025       National EPLO Exercise (Luke AFB, AZ)
    01-05 Feb 2025      (Luke AFB, AZ)
    01-05 Mar 2025      (JB Charleston, SC)
    08-12 Mar 2025      (JB Charleston, SC)
    26-30 Apr 2025       (JB Pearl Harbor-Hickam, HI) (Priority to INDOPACOM)
    17-21 May 2025      (NB Coronado-North Island, CA)
    12-16 Jul 2025        (NB Coronado-North Island, CA)
    23-27 Aug 2025      (NB Coronado-North Island, CA)
    13-17 Sep 2025       (NB Coronado-North Island, CA)

Registration:  DSCATS 
                       Click on the link above to register. After choosing desired event, click "Registration" and                         fill in requested information. You can expect a follow up email with location details once                        approved. 

FY 2024 POC:              Charles Whidden - charles.whidden.ctr@us.af.mil
                        Victoria Vasko - victoria.vasko.ctr@us.af.mil

*Please ensure both parties above are included in email correspondence* 

FY 2025 POC:              CAPT Adam Steve - adam.c.stieve.mil@us.navy.mil

Joint EPLO Proficiency Course Mission:
  • To provide an interactive approach to learning the HD-DSCA mission
  • To provide practical skill development and exercise experience
  • To ensure standardization of EPLO practices and performance
  • To enhance the professional EPLO community by training with Service counterparts

Course Description:

        The Joint EPLO Proficiency Course is an executive-level, five-day, joint service, in-resident course designed to train first year EPLOs across all DOD services and the Coast Guard.  Course material is continuously updated to meet the dynamic nature of HD-DSCA.  This course is designed and delivered by senior EPLOs and civilian subject matter experts.

  • FEMA online courses IS 100, 200, 293, 700, 800
  • Joint Knowledge Online DSCA 1 course

Topics covered:

  • HD-DSCA Strategic Perspectives
  • HD-DSCA Relationships
  • Service-specific capabilities
  • EPLO Roles and Responsibilities
  • EPLO Preparations and Operations
  • Installation Support Mission
  • Requests for Assistance and Sourcing
  • Public Affairs
  • Web-based Tools

Learning Methodologies:

  • Distance learning of prerequisites
  • Interactive lectures
  • Field trip
  • Case studies
  • Role playing
  • Tabletop training exercise
  • Daily review quizzes
  • Coaching and mentoring