Department Legion College


The American Legion, Department of Texas is offering the Department Legion College Phases 1-3 training, 24-26 February 2023 at Hurst-Euless-Bedford American Legion Post 379 located at 1245 N. Industrial Blvd., Bedford.

Phase 1 (Fri, 24 Feb 23) covers Public Relations, Legislative Priorities, a Manual of Ceremonies Overview, Post Americanism Programs, the Children and Youth Pillar, and Committees & Affiliated Organizations. The prerequisite for Phase 1 is presenting your Legion Basic Training certificate during check-in.

Phase 2 (Sat, 25 Feb 23) covers the Consolidated Post Report, Finance and Administration, How to Conduct a Meeting, Writing a Resolution, and Leadership. The prerequisite for Phase 2 is presenting your Phase 1 certificate during check-in or participating in Phase 1 the preceding day.

Phase 3 (Sun, 26 Feb 23) covers Parliamentary Procedures, Membership, Introduction to the District Level, Leadership Education, and Train the Trainer. The prerequisite for Phase 3 is presenting your Phase 1 and 2 certificates during check-in or participating in Phases 1 and 2 the preceding days.

There is no registration fee for this event. Please make your own lodging arrangements with one of the many local hotels 1 to 2 miles from the post. Breakfast is on your own. Lunch and dinner meals may be purchased at Post 379 or from one of the many local restaurants.

The point of contact is Joseph Campbell at or 808.646.0460.