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 Executive Medical Department Enlisted Course
The Executive Medical Department Enlisted Course (EMDEC) provides Senior Enlisted Leaders with an in-depth overview of Navy Medicine's executive management skill programs, products, services, education, and expanded professional leadership. The course will enhance Senior Enlisted Leader's performance and knowledge required to make the right decisions and plans toward a joint, integrated, premier system of health, supporting those who serve in the defense of our country. This is an opportunity to help shape the future of military medicine through our Senior Enlisted.

EMDEC is the third course in the Executive Medical Department Enlisted Learning Continuum.  The Advanced Medical Department Enlisted Course (AMDEC) Modules 1, 2, and 3 in the first, followed by the Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education (SEJPME-US001) or Primary Professional Military Education (Enlisted: E-7 to E-9).

Target Audience: Senior Enlisted Leaders Paygrade E-7 to E-9 in the Armed Forces who are currently supporting Navy Medicine, Defense Health Agency, and Enhanced Multi-Service Markets.

Training Site:
On-site: Naval Medical Leader and Professional Development Command, Building 1, Classroom 1731, 8955 Wood Road, Bethesda, Maryland 20889-5611.
Virtual: Please contact for more information

Course Information:
Course Number
- CIN# B300-1789

Funding - Naval Medical Leader and Professional Development Command provides full funding for Active Duty personnel with the exception of rental vehicles which is not authorized. Active Duty billeting is at a contract hotel, reservations made by NMLPDC. Select reservists (SELRES) are funding through their Reserve Center (RESCEN), billeting reservations made by the Reserve member.

Duration - Two weeks/70 hours

Classes/year - 6

Seats available - 36/class

Executive skills - The Executive Medical Department Enlisted Course is aligned with the executive skill competencies.  For additional information, visit the Joint Medical Executive Skills Program

EMDEC 101: Organizational Structure, Relationships and Policies
EMDEC 102: Utilization and Management of Resources
EMDEC 103: World Events and Geopolitical Consciousness 
EMDEC 104: Operational Policies, Procedures, and Strategies
EMDEC 105: Ethical, Legal, and Quality of Elements of Healthcare and Leadership

Course Schedule:
Course number Start Date End Date Nomination Due Date
22-10 6 Dec 21 17 Dec 21 4 Oct 21
22-20 (virtual) 31 Jan 22 11 Feb 22 29 Nov 21
22-30 (virtual) 28 Feb 22 11 Mar 22 27 Dec 21
22-40 4 Apr 22 16 Apr 22 31 Jan 22
22-50 30 May 22 10 Jun 22 28 Mar 22
22-60 06 Jul 22 15 Jul 22 9 May 22

 -Active Duty: Please complete the
student data sheet, save with required digital signatures and email encrypted

-Reserve Component: Please follow instructions
-Course Number: B300-1789
-Student Nomination 
-EMDEC Team email
-SELRES Contact
      -Phone: 703-681-5524
-NMLPDC Academic Support email
-NMLPDC JMESP Support email
-Enlisted Learning Continuum Page


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