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War College Diaries: An unofficial guide to ACSC

By The Cove June 16, 2021

Australian Command and Staff College positions for 2022 have been announced. Congratulations to all those selected to undertake this career milestone. It is an arduous course that is designed to push its participants to their academic limits. There is no way out of doing the hard yards, but maybe there are some tips and tricks from previous students that may make your journey just that touch easier. 

This article, published by the Chesterfield Strategy, is a collation and edit of emails sent to Army members selected for attendance on the Australian Command and Staff Course for 2021 by an Army member attending the 2020 course as it happened. It contains the opinions of the author and completely unofficial in its content. No doubt the lessons learned by the author will help to somewhat prepare you for the year that lies ahead.

Good luck to the class of 2022! 




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The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of the Australian Army, the Department of Defence or the Australian Government.

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