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Electromagnetic Operations Course

Conducted by INTEL


The aim of this course is to prepare students from operational and tactical level headquarters involved in Electromagnetic Operations (EMO) to apply EMO’s doctrine, TTPs, SOPs and SOIs in support of operations.


Duration: 1 Week
Course Structure: Resident (1)
Language: English 3333 IAW STANAG 6001
Classification: NATO Secret
Area: INT - Intelligence
Depth of Knowledge: 3 - Apply
ePrime No.: N/A
ETOC Code: N/A

Course Iterations

Code Course Dates Open Seats
XX-152-A-17 27 Nov 17 - 01 Dec 17
N3-152-A-18 30 Apr 18 - 04 May 18 29
N3-152-B-18 17 - 21 Sep 18 31

If no seats are available, you may have your agency POC send a seat waiting list request. Please refer to the POC Finder to obtain the contact information of your agency POC.

Learning Objectives

EXPLAIN THE EMO FRAMEWORK: Given references, the student will be able to explain the Electromagnetic Operations (EMO) framework including key concepts and organizations IAW AJP-3.6.

DESCRIBE THE INTERELATIONSHIPS AND CONTRIBUTIONS OF VARIOUS STAKEHOLDERS INVOLVED IN EMO: Given references, the student will be able to describe the potential contributions of other stakeholders involved in the Electro Magenetic Environment (EME) to personnel supporting the Electromagnetic Battlestaff Center (EMBC) and/or Electro-magnetic Operations Working Group (EMOWG) and the requirement for cross-coordination of their various EM capabilities (inter alia SM, ISTAR, Cyber and Space) IAW JFCBS SOI 217.01 NR Electromagnetic Operations Working Group and Electromagnetic Battle Staff Center.

PROVIDE EMO COORDINATION IN SUPPORT OF OPERATIONS: Given references, the student will be able to prepare EMO products and reports within an EMBC and EMOWG to enable cross-coordination between multiple stakeholders IAW JFCBS SOI 217.01 NR Electromagnetic Operations Working Group and Electromagnetic Battle Staff Center.

Course Participants

The primary target population for this course are military officers (OF-2 through OF-5) and NCOs (OR-7 through OR-9), or civilian equivalent, assigned to a post within NATO. If seats are available, NSO will consider applications from NATO nations in the rank of (OF-1) and (OR5-OR6) who are considered the secondary target population for this course. The tertiary target populations are civilian personnel from NATO nations and other personnel from Non NATO Nations with approval to attend NATO Secret Courses.

Language Proficiency: English 3333 IAW STANAG 6001
Rank Requirements: NCO: OR-7 thru OR-9
Officer: OF-2 thru OF-5


This one-week course is comprised of interactive plenary lectures, followed by brief moderated Q&A sessions and syndicate work.

Further Information

All students planning on attending the XX-152 course should have a basic working knowledge of Electronic Warfare prior to attending this course in order to achieve the course objectives. It is highly recommended to have attended the N3-21 course or other national equivalent EW course.