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NATO Electronic Warfare (EW) Operational Planning Course

Conducted by INTEL


The aim of this course is to prepare students to analyse Electronic Warfare related information in an operational setting level and perform functions at EW in NATO Operational Planning Process (OPP).

Performance Objectives
PO 1-200: Advise planners on the EW contribution of the Operational Planning Process
PO 2-300: Generate the correct EW products during the Operational Planning Process


Duration: 1 Week
Course Structure: Resident (1)
Language: English 3232 IAW STANAG 6001
Classification: NATO Secret
Discipline: LOP - Land Operations
Area: LO - Land Operations
Depth of Knowledge: 3 - Advance
ePrime No.: ACT.463
ETOC Code: LOP-LO-31189

Course Iterations

Code Course Dates Open Seats
N3-22-C-23 06 - 10 Nov 23
N3-22-A-24 19 - 23 Feb 24 Contact POC
N3-22-B-24 10 - 14 Jun 24 Contact POC
N3-22-C-24 28 Oct 24 - 01 Nov 24 Contact POC

If you wish to join a resident course you may have your agency POC send a seat request. Please click on the POC Finder to obtain the contact information of your agency POC.

ADL courses can be accessed without the need for enrolment but students are required to register through the JADL portal using a military/government email address otherwise they will not be accepted.

Learning Objectives

EW Considerations and Contributions to the Operational Planning Process: Given references, students will explain the EW planning considerations and the EW contribution to the Operational Planning Process at operational level.

Apply EW Considerations in the Operational Planning Process: Given a scenario, students will perform EW functions within the NATO OPP

Generate an EW Annex to the Operational Plan: Given a scenario, students will prepare an ANNEX P to an OPLAN

Course Participants

The primary target population for this course are military officers (OF-1 through OF-5) and NCOs (OR-5 through OR-9), or civilian equivalent, assigned to a post within NATO. The secondary target populations are civilian personnel from NATO nations and other personnel from Non NATO Nations with approval to attending NATO Secret Courses.

Language Proficiency: English 3232 IAW STANAG 6001
Rank Requirements: NCO: OR-5 thru OR-9
Officer: OF-1 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 course must have a basic working knowledge of Electronic Warfare prior to attending this course in order to achieve the course objectives.
ADL Module recommended learning - ADL 133 Comprehensive Operations Planning Course (COPC)


You are encouraged to complete the following ADL modules prior to attending the course.

ADL Modules

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