NAVY - OPNAV 1550.12A
MANAGING THE DEFENSE ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROGRAM
|Publication Date:||14 January 2015|
Overview. Per DoD Directive 5160.41E, the Secretary of the Air Force is designated as the Executive Agent (EA) for the Defense Language Institute English Language Center (DLIELC). DLIELC implements the DELP.
The DELP includes all English-as-a-second-
English-Language Training Programs (ELTPs) for cadets and midshipmen at U.S. Service academies,
ELTPs for dependents attending dependent schools operated by DoD,
ELTPs for individuals voluntarily pursuing personal growth or academic credit,
ELTPs under separate contract by a foreign country to prepare their students to attend DLIELC or follow-on training,
English for specific purposes of Defense Agencies designed for internal use or special missions for which the Agency maintains operational responsibility.