Welcome to NJROTC IV
The purpose of this course is to build on the basic qualities of a good follower and an effective leader provided in Naval Science 1, 2 and 3, and to take a more in-depth look at what leadership is, and how to maximize your abilities in the leadership arena.
The content of this course includes, but is not limited to the following:
Instruction in naval leadership traits, principles, and practice
The theory of human motivation
Thoughts on man’s purpose in life .
Leadership group dynamics and positive leadership techniques
The responsibilities of leading by example
Carrying out orders and the chain of command
Standing by seniors and associates
Authority, criticism and moral responsibility of the naval officer
The basics of effective communications
Producing effective oral and written communications
Understand the need for and the application of maneuvering board operations
Communicating the message
Establishing and using a two-way exchange of information
Written and oral communications
Leading and instructing basic individual, squad and company close-order drill.