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Welcome to the Air Force Senior NCO Academy


Excellence through education...inspiring transformational senior enlisted leadership.


Develop Joint and Coalition senior enlisted leaders to influence mission success in dynamic service environments.


We are ever mindful that the United States is engaged in a Global War on Terrorism, a war it must and will win. Accordingly, the U.S. Air Force is undergoing a transformation in response to the new global landscape, emerging challenges, and enemies that use non-traditional methods of attack and war. The mission of this academy is to provide senior noncommissioned officers with the tools to more effectively lead others-to better lead the force-in an ever-changing military environment. We do this by providing current and highly effective military education in areas of advanced leadership and management. We conduct an innovative program for senior noncommissioned officers from across the U.S. Department of Defense and for selected senior enlisted members from allied nations.

In order to better serve our student and academic body, the Academic portion of the Air Force Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy has moved to a new location. Air Force personnel must go to the Air Force Portal to access the new website. Sister Services, please E-mail through the AFSNCOA link below.

Instructions for accessing the web site through the AF Portal are as follows:

  • On the portal home page scroll to the section heading:
    "Featured Links", then
  • "Force Development Links", then
  • Select "Air Force Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy - AFSNCOA"

For more information about the AFSNCOA Correspondence course, call:
1-800-262-9140 Option 4

For technical issues regarding the AFSNCOA Website, call:
(334) 416-1651


Last Updated: 29 June 2016