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The Navy’s Language, Regional Expertise, and Culture (LREC) team has been helping the Department of the Navy (DoN) build cooperative partnerships abroad since 2007.

Operating from the Center for Information Warfare Training in Pensacola, Florida, LREC trains DoN personnel throughout the world in foreign cultures and foreign languages as they prepare for overseas assignments and deployments and interactions with people from other cultures.

Download CLREC Navy Global Deployer App: iOS or Android

FAQs about Foreign Language Testing

Contact us with inquiries on LREC Training or Testing

(850) 452-6736
DSN: 312-459-6736

Department of the Navy
Center for Information Warfare Training
640 Roberts Ave Corry Station
Pensacola FL 32511-5138

LREC supports Fleet Forces and all numbered fleets’ OPORD requirements – Theater Entry, Pre-deployment and “Liberty as a Mission” cultural orientation training
  • Training on more than 200 nations / cultures and growing
  • Navy eLearning: Navy EDGE (Every Deployment a Global Engagement) courses for OCONUS fleet concentration areas (Bahrain, Italy, Japan, Republic of Korea, and Spain) and nations / cultures of strategic interest (Iran, People’s Republic of China, Russia)
  • Assistance coordinating consultation with cultural subject matter experts in preparation for Key Leader Engagements
  • Foreign Language Instruction: classes and tutoring – ashore and at sea
  • Language Familiarization / Cultural Orientation Learning & Tools for Computers & Mobile Devices
    • Navy Global Deployer Application available in Google Play and Apple App stores
Contact for more information
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