The School of Advanced Warfighting (SAW) develops lead planners and future commanders with the will and intellect to design and execute joint campaigns and naval expeditionary operations.
- Create solutions to complex problems and apply operational art in an uncertain geostrategic security environment.
- Apply knowledge of the operational level of war, the art of command, and ethical behavior in warfighting.
- Quickly and critically assess a situation, determine the essence of a problem, fashion a suitable response, and concisely communicate the conclusion in oral, written, and visual forms.
- Apply the competence, confidences, character, and creativity required to plan, lead, and command at high level service, joint, and combined headquarters.
- Create, design, plan, and implement adaptive concepts to meet current and future challenges.