Air Force Chaplain Corps College

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Mission:  Training & Educating the right student, in the right seat, at the right time in their career progression to inspire the readiness of Airmen, Guardians, and their families.

Vision:  Equipping the Air Force Chaplain Corps through training and education to care for Airmen, Guardians, and their families more than anyone thinks possible.

Goals:  Achieve vocational excellence, professional integrity, and service to others by

• Providing relevant knowledge, skills and resources for students to better perform their duties;

• Attracting, mentoring and recognizing quality people;

• Ensuring that faculty and course directors properly apply instructional system development principles;

• Securing resources to support mission requirements;

• Improving information flow and ensuring effective communication; and

• Monitoring the quality of support services and seeking necessary improvements.

Initiatives Summary

The instruction of enlisted students in crisis intervention skills, trauma pastoral care, and pluralism and faith group support requirements will further their professional abilities to support chaplains in peacetime and contingency operations. State-of-the-art integrated technology mediums, inclusive of virtual and augment reality have enhanced world-wide Chaplain Corps training efforts in leadership advisement, readiness, counseling, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion conversations, and global ministry efforts. Officer and enlisted evaluation systems have been added to all levels of instruction, ensuring that chaplain and senior enlisted support personnel will utilize competencies to evaluate and supervise appropriately.

Chaplain, Colonel Regina O. Samuel is Commandant, Air Force Chaplain Corps College, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama.AFCCC Commandant
Ch, Col Regina O. Samuel 
CMSgt Scott R. Devine is Senior Enlisted Leader, Air Force Chaplain Corps College, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama.AFCCC Senior Enlisted Leader
CMSgt Scott R. Devine

On behalf of the Air Force Chief of Chaplain’s Office, the Air Force Chaplain Corps College’s senior leaders direct an elite team of Enlisted, Officer, and Civilian faculty members in training and educating over 2,000 Total Force chaplains and religious affairs Airmen to provide worship, liturgies, religious rites and spiritual care to all Air and Space professionals and their families, while also serving as the primary advisers to commanders and senior enlisted leaders on moral, spiritual, ethical, and religious matters.