Field Leadership Reaction Course

The FLRC omprises 16 individual low-element events. Low-element events are defined as being no taller than eight feet in height. Each element consists of structures that replicate commonly encountered battlefield situations such as partially destroyed bridges, rope ladders, vertical walls and sand traps. Each element contains specifically placed obstacles with certain areas designated as off limits.

Groups of 10 participants are given a specific task to accomplish and encouraged not to touch the off-limits portions of the obstacles. Some elements include props that may or may not be utilized to assist in accomplishing the task. The layout of the elements and their required tasks are designed to encourage problem solving, communication, leadership and teamwork skills among participants.

The 16 elements are as follows: