The Light Armored Reconnaissance (LAR) Leaders Course provides training and education to Infantry Officers and Staff Non-Commissioned Officers to command and supervise the training, operations, employment and maintenance required of LAR units and their associated weapons and equipment. The course provides classroom instruction and practical application of routine vehicle operations, maintenance management, and communications. It is supplemented by simulation-based training for Turret familiarization, and target engagement. The detailed instruction on reconnaissance and security operations, tactical employment, and limited offensive operations. Students are evaluated in a tactical environment on thier ability to employ a light armored reconnaissance platoon to accomplish the mission.