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M8-103

NATO Defence Leadership In Building Integrity Course

Conducted by COSEC

Aim

The aim of this course is to expose the students to issues related to strengthening the foundation for leadership, integrity, good governance and management within the defence and security sectors by sharing experiences, challenges, and best practices among nations in order to enhance professionalism.

Details

Duration: 1 Week
Course Structure: Resident (1)
Language: English 3333 IAW STANAG 6001
Classification: NATO Unclassified
Area: BIT - Building Integrity
Section: BI - Building Integrity
Depth of Knowledge: 2 - Understand
ePrime No.: ACT.356
ETOC Code: BIT-BI-21392

Course Iterations

Code Course Dates Open Seats
M8-103-A-17 13 - 17 Nov 17
M8-103-A-18 12 - 16 Nov 18 1

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

Corruption: Given a scenario, students will demonstrate understanding of the subject of corruption, its nature, and prevalence in a personal, functional, and political context during facilitated discussion.

Prevalence of Corruption: Given a scenario, students will demonstrate understanding that corruption is prevalent in all countries to a greater or lesser extent during facilitated discussion and exercises.

Rule of Law: Given a scenario, students will demonstrate understanding of different definitions and principles of the rule of law, and its link with anti-corruption during facilitated discussion and exercises.

Roles and Responsibilities: Given a scenario, students will demonstrate understanding of the roles and functions of major organisations, domestic and international, involved in anti-corruption activities, and anti-corruption measures during facilitated discussion and exercises.

Rule of Law: Given a scenario, students will discuss personal conduct and conduct of officials and how this can be reinforced through clear ethical guidance during facilitated discussion and exercises.

Finances: Given a scenario, students will demonstrate understanding of the corruption risks within public financial management during facilitated discussion and exercises.

Media: Given a scenario, students will demonstrate understanding of the function of the media in countering corruption during facilitated discussion and exercises.

Finances: Given a scenario, students will apply knowledge gained in order to describe ways in which corruption might realistically be tackled in a home country, and where participants might make practical change in their own institution.

Course Participants

The target audience will comprise NATO/partner military personnel at OF-5 level or civilian equivalent, for integrity building and anti-corruption activities within ministries and military organisations.

Language Proficiency: English 3333 IAW STANAG 6001
Rank Requirements: NCO: Not eligible
Officer: OF-5 thru OF-9

Methodology

This one-week course is comprised of lectures, syndicate work, and student presentations. The week is focused on two areas: first, defining corruption, its scope and principal elements, the implications of corruption for the defence industry and how to recognise that corruption can be tackled by building integrity. Second, defining integrity and introducing practical approaches for and examples of countering corruption through building integrity. This is accomplished through interactive lessons, discussions, and syndicate work.