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NATO Joint Electronic Warfare Course

Conducted by INTEL


The aim of this course is to provide students with foundational knowledge of NATO EW concepts, organization, technology, and operations.


Duration: 1 Week
Course Structure: Resident (1)
Language: English 3333 IAW STANAG 6001
Classification: NATO Secret
Area: LOP - Land Operations
Section: 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-18 12 - 16 Feb 18
N3-21-B-18 04 - 08 Jun 18 0
N3-21-C-18 22 - 26 Oct 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

Comprehend Policies and Doctrine in NATO: Given references, students will describe the Policy and Doctrine, the relationship between EW and SIGINT, the SEWOC concept and the different groups dealing with EW in NATO.

Describe Principle EW Assets Currently In Use By NATO Forces: Given references, students will describe the different assets employed by NATO and NATO countries, and how the new technologies can contribute to the EW.

Understand EW Concepts Applied to NATO Operations: Given references, students will explain the EW radar techniques and propagation, and the NATO experiences in recent operations in the different operational environments.

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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