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NATO Joint Electronic Warfare Course

Conducted by INTEL


The aim of this course is to provide NATO personnel with foundational understanding of NATO Electronic Warfare (EW) concepts, organization, technology, and operations.


Duration: 1 Week
Course Structure: Resident (1)
Language: English 3333 IAW STANAG 6001
Classification: NATO Secret
Discipline: LOP - Land Operations
Area: LO - Land Operations
Depth of Knowledge: 2 - Understand
ePrime No.: ACT.430
ETOC Code: LOP-LO-2821

Course Iterations

Code Course Dates Open Seats
N3-21-A-19 11 - 15 Feb 19 0
N3-21-B-19 03 - 07 Jun 19 0
M3-21-D-19 01 - 05 Jul 19 Selection
N3-21-C-19 21 - 25 Oct 19 0

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

Learning Objectives

SUMMARISE NATO EW POLICY AND DOCTRINE: Given references, students will describe the Policy and Doctrine, the relationship and coordination mechanisms between EW and SIGINT, the SEWOC concept and the different groups dealing with EW in NATO.the different stakeholders operating in the Electromagnetic Spectrum.

DESCRIBE THE EW ASSETS CURRENTLY EMPLOYED BY NATO: Given references, students will describe the different assets employed by NATO and NATO countries.

EXPLAIN APPLICATION OF EW CONCEPTS TO NATO OPERATIONS: Given references, students will explain the EW radar techniques and propagation.

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. All students planning on attending the N3-21 NATO Joint Electronic Warfare Course must have a basic working knowledge of Electronic Warfare prior to attending this course in order to achieve the course objectives.

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 three modules that build upon each other. Within each module, discrete steps in the process are explained. Conceptual work will be illustrated with EW lessons learned in NATO ops.

Further Information

This course is a prerequisite for N3-22 "NATO Electronic Warfare (EW) Operational planning course" and must be completed within the previous 36 months prior to taking N3-22.


This course contains pre-learning sessions available as ADL Modules through the ACT LMS.

ADL Modules

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