Unit PME

Reading for War

Book Review | In the Wake of Plague: The Black Death and the World it made

We are all living the changes that are happing because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but what can we learn from the past? Tara Bucknall reviews one the few books that has a look at the “Black Death” and...

By Tara Bucknall

Tactical and Technical

Professional Development for Junior Combat Leaders

In this article, COL Dave McCammon suggests that rather than waiting to learn through your own experience, you can grow through reading and learning from other's experiences. He shares a number of...

By Dave McCammon

Military History

This Week in History | Week 25

This week we have a look at the Malayan Emergency, the release of Australian POWs of the Korean War, the Battle of Merdjayoun and the fall of of Damascus.

By The Cove

Military History

This Week In History | Week 24

Our deep dive into history this week has uncovered the start of the Syria–Lebanon campaign, the promotion of Sir Thomas Blamey to Field Marshal, the Battle of Litani River, the start of the Battle of...

By The Cove

Military History

Medals of the Month | June | Lieutenant General George Leonard Lee, DSO, CMG

The medals we are looking at this month belonged to Lieutenant General George Leonard Lee, DSO, CMG.

By The Cove

Reading for War

Book Review | Fly!: Life Lessons from the Cockpit of QF32

Dan Hamilton and Michael Scott have teamed up to give us a comprehensive review of 'Fly'.

By Michael Scott and Dan Hamilton

Military History

This Week in History | Week 23

This week’s spotlight on history covers the evacuation from Crete, 2 RAR arriving in Vietnam, the first actions of the AIF in France, the battle of Binh-Ba and the battle of Messines.

By The Cove

Original Content/HomeGrown

3 HSB Covid-19 Webinars

CO 3HSB, LTCOL Anthony Chambers presents a series of webinars relating to the current COVID-19 pandemic. These presentations will be delivered by various medical specialists, both military and...

By Anthony Chambers

PME Resources

Developing the Military Professional for an Era of Accelerated Warfare: The FORCOMD PME Plan 2020-2025

Commander Forces Command has issued a new directive on Professional Military Education (PME). This short post from SO1 PME explains what the FORCOMD PME plan is and how you can use it.

By Greg Colton

PME Resources

National Reconciliation Week: 27 May - 03 June

This year The Cove is recognising National Reconciliation Week by providing a PME package that explores the themes of reconciliation. You can complete the package as an individual or discuss your...

By Peter Ross