The aim of this course is to prepare students to fulfil their duties and responsibilities within the NATO Missile Defence environment.
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NATO BMD/TBMD Strategy and Doctrine:
Given a scenario, students will demonstrate how NATO missile defense strategy and doctrine fit into the NATO command structure and operational planning process during a controlled exercise in accordance with applicable directives.
BMD/TBMD Planning and Operations:
Given a scenario, students will demonstrate early entry operations, follow on mission tasks, and area/asset protection planning in a controlled exercise in accordance with applicable directives and guidance.
Military officers (OF-1 through OF-5) and NCOs (OR-5 through OR-9), or their civilian equivalents, who are assigned to NATO or national positions that involve missile defense or planning in multinational joint operations.
||English 3333 IAW STANAG 6001
||NCO: OR-5 thru OR-9
Officer: OF-1 thru OF-5
This one-week course is comprised of lectures and syndicate work. Day 1 is primarily focused on creating a baseline understanding of BMD/TBMD from a historical context and how NATO ballistic missile defense strategy, doctrine, and systems fit into the NATO command structure and operational planning process. Days 2, 3, and part of 4 focus on BMD/TBMD planning and operations with syndicate work at the end of each day to reinforce the day’s lessons. The second half of Day 4 and 5 focus on applying the information learned from the lessons in scenario-based syndicate work.