Virtual and Live Instructor-Led Classes

Custom learning opportunity for a unique and specialized audience.

Train at your location or virtually

Most of our time-proven C4I classes can be brought to your site, saving the costs associated with student travel -- airfare, rental car, billeting and per diem. The cost per student from outside the Washington, D.C. area is cut dramatically. Now the classes can be offered virtually to organizations and individuals.  

Learn from world-class experts

The AFCEA Professional Development Center's instructors include highly regarded government and industry experts, university professors and published authors.

Currently available classes


Automated High Frequency Radio

In the 100 years since Marconi demonstrated trans-Atlantic communications, highfrequency (HF) radio has matured from a quirky, temperamental medium requiring highly trained operators to a reliable, low-cost, automated technology with global reach.  More...

To learn more about the important role high frequency radio plays in the military, read "Wideband Steps Up to Fill the Gap."

Military Satellite Communications In A Net-Centric Communications World

Satellite communications dominate current and planned military and government communications systems and make Net-Centric Warfare possible. This class provides a review of current and future military satellite communications, including the commercial constellations used for military command and control. More...

Course instructor Col. Jim Mazzei, USAF (Ret.), explains what steps the military must take now to avoid the emergency the military faces in SATCOM in his article "Crisis Pending in Military Satellite Communications."

Principles of Communications and Networks

Virtual Class scheduled for November 1-4, 2021

The critical role of communications and networking in the defense community is widely recognized. The field is both broad and dynamic; while progress proceeds at a phenomenal pace, new issues and problems arise almost as fast.  More ...


U.S. Intelligence: Introduction. 2-Day Course

This is a broad overview of the roles, functions, activities and current issues facing the U.S. Intelligence Community. This class is specifically designed for provide government, military, academic, and contractor professionals working with the Intelligence Community. More...

Learn more about intelligence issues from course instructor Mark Lowenthal, former assistant director of central intelligence for analysis and production, by reading "Intelligence Analysis Needs Course Change."



Tailor courses to meet your needs

Instructors can tailor their classes for the students of the sponsoring organization.

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Contact us today to learn more about AFCEA Professional Development Instrutor-Led Classes.

Previous Onsite Locations

Many defense and industry organizations already have taken advantage of the cost savings and other benefits of bringing training to their staff provide. Here’s a sample:

Joint Chiefs of Staff
The Pentagon

National Security Agency

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD

Tobyhanna Army Depot, PA

Fort Ritchie, MD

Fort Monmouth, NJ

Fort Monmouth, NJ

Joint Interoperability Test Command
Fort Huachuca, AZ

Sandia National Laboratories
Albuquerque, NM

Kennedy Space Center, FL

Hickham AFB, HI

FCDSSA, San Diego, CA


Gunter AFB, AL

USCG Support Center
Portsmouth, VA

USA Signal Center
Fort Gordon, GA

Peterson AFB, CO

ATCCS, Fort Lewis, WA

Gulfstream, Inc.
Savannah, GA

USCG R&D Center
Groton, CT

Rockwell International
Cedar Rapids, IA

Georgia Tech Research Institute
Warner Robins, GA

Washington, D.C.

Information Systems Engineering Command
Fort Huachuca, AZ

Software Productivity Consortium
Herndon, VA

Ramstein AFB, Germany

Wright Patterson AFB, OH

Redstone Arsenal, AL

Naval Space Command
Dahlgren, VA

Harris Corporation
Melbourne, FL

Fort Monmouth, NJ

7th USCG
Miami, FL

Langley AFB, VA

55 MSSQ, Offutt AFB, NE


HQ CSC, Tinker AFB, OK

1st Signal Brigade
Seoul, Korea

NISE East,
North Charleston, SC

Canada National Defense
Kingston, Ontario

SPAWAR, Atlantic
Charleston, SC

SPAWAR, Pacific
San Diego, CA

USMC Expeditonary Warfare School
Quantico, VA

USCG Communications Command
Chesapeake, VA

Pax River, MD

Naval Information Warfare Center - Pacific
San Diego, CA

Idaho National Laboratory
Idaho Falls, ID