The American Legion National College enhances knowledge and appreciation of The American Legion, and teaches the core values and contributions of the organization, its Auxiliary, Sons of The American Legion and many subordinate programs. The National Legion College prepares young Legionnaires for leadership positions in posts, districts, counties, and departments through education, development, and motivation. The curriculum challenges student leaders to think critically and creatively about issues confronting the Legion.
Legion College Application Form. Please complete the Application Form and forward to the Department for approval.
American Legion Education Institute - "Basic Training"
The American Legion’s official training program for officers, members, Legion College applicants and those who simply want to expand their knowledge of the nation’s largest veterans service organization is now available online.The American Legion’s official training program for officers, members, Legion College applicants and those who simply want to expand their knowledge of the nation’s largest veterans service organization is now available online.
NOTE: The American Legion Education Institute online training program (also known as Basic Training) replaces the series of printed booklets that had been printed and sold through National Headquarters.Take the course
Kentucky American Legion College
The Kentucky American Legion College Inaugural class was held in April 2023, led by American Legion leadership. Read all about the Inaugural class at this link in the Kentucky American Legion Sidebar newsletter. Future classes will be held and announced on this page with registration forms available.