DLIFLC &
Service Units

The Presidio of Monterey Joint Service Honorary Color Guard on Soldier Field, Presidio of Monterey.

Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center

Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center Logo

The Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center (DLIFLC) provides culturally based foreign language education, training, evaluation, and sustainment for DoD personnel in order to ensure the success of the Defense Language Program and enhance the security of the nation.

DLIFLC is an innovative and continuously adapting organization, operating on the cutting edge of language instruction, research, and technology.

For information specific to DLIFLC online, visit www.dliflc.edu

These are the student units for each of the services represented on the Presidio of Monterey:

229th Military Intelligence Battalion, U.S. Army

For the many of the student Soldiers stationed at the Presidio of Monterey, this is their first military occupational specialty (MOS) training received after Basic Training. Other student Soldiers are prior service, here to gain a new MOS or get additional language training.

The 229th Military Intelligence Battalion is the unit responsible for the following aspects of Soldier life on the Presidio of Monterey.

  • Physical readiness training
  • Formations
  • Soldier training

Jump to 229th Military Intelligence Battalion website here

Marine Corps Detachment, U.S. Marine Corps

For the many of the student Marines stationed at the Presidio of Monterey, this is their first military occupational specialty (MOS) training received after Basic Training. Other student Marines are prior service, here to gain a new MOS or get additional language training. Click here to go the Marine Corps Detachment page.

Information Warfare Training Command (IWTC) Monterey, U.S. Navy

For the many of the student Sailors stationed at the Presidio of Monterey, this is their "A" school, the first field specialty training received after Boot Camp. Other student Sailors are fleet returnees, here to cross-rate or get additional language training.

You can find the IWTCM website here

517th Training Group, U.S. Air Force

For the many of the student Airmen stationed at the Presidio of Monterey, this is their first military occupational specialty (MOS) training received after Basic Training. Other student Airmen are prior service, here to gain a new MOS or get additional language training.

The 311th and 314th Training Squadrons fall under the 17th Wing at Goodfellow AFB.

You can go to the 517th Training Group's main page by clicking here.

DLIFLC COMMANDANT

Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center Commandandt

Col. Phillip J. Deppert

 

ASSISTANT COMMANDANT

Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center Assistant Commandandt

Col. Wiley L. Barnes

DLIFLC CSM

Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center Command Sergeant Major

Command Sergeant Major Ryan J. Ramsey