Rapport Cultural Orientation
Rapport Deployment Language & Culture Downrange

About Cultural Orientation

Predeployment language familiarization is target language training in a cultural context, with the goal of improving mission effectiveness. It introduces service members to the basic phrases and vocabulary needed for everyday military tasks such as meet & greet (establishing rapport), commands, and questioning. Content is tailored to support deploying units of military police, civil affairs, and engineers.

About Technology Integration at DLIFLC

In support of DLI, DoD, and other Federal Agencies' global missions, the Technology Integration Division of the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center delivers language and cultural instructional materials using cutting-edge technology.

The series is meticulously developed, researched, written, designed, and programmed by Technology Integration Division team members. In each case, the content is carefully reviewed by natives of the particular country in order to guarantee authenticity and cultural integrity.

For questions or comments, please contact: pres.FamProject@dliflc.edu