Religion and Cultural Advisement Course

ATRRS Number: 561-F14
• Enrollments are controlled by Human Resources Command (HRC)
Course length: 26 weeks (includes both dL and resident phases)
Location: USA-IRL (for resident phase)
Frequency: Approximately 3 times per year

The Religion and Cultural Advisement Course (RCAC) trains Religious Affairs NCOs on identifying and understanding cultural differences; advising commanders in religious and cultural topics; the predominate values, beliefs, behaviors and norms (VBBN) of the environment; the basic concepts of primary religions of the world; and the role of the UMT in the advisement process.

Note: All course enrollments should be processed through unit training personnel via the Army Training Requirements and Resources System (ATRRS). Questions and inquiries can be directed to the US Army Institute for Religious Leadership Registrar at