Staff Skills

LWP-G 0-5-1 Staff Officers Guide

By The Cove August 3, 2020



LWP-G_0-5-1 Staff Officers Guide aims to provide commanders and staff officers with a guide to the operation of a headquarters staff when planning and conducting operations. This resource is an application level publication that includes guidance on staff officer responsibilities, command and control, liaison, planning, briefing, orders, and supporting processes.

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