As Defence’s newest members, space is afforded to focus on leading self. This is a great opportunity to refine personal attributes that might not have been developed prior to enlisting. Positively influencing peers intersects with cultural alignment. Both bystander intervention and socialisation are important attributes in solidifying Defence’s cultural norms with those around us. For officers, leadership of others is introduced.
Being able to communicate effectively is critical to being a valued member of the team. JPME Level 1 introduces uniquely military forms of written and oral communication.