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NATO Staff Officer Orientation Course

Conducted by COSEC


The aim of the course is to provide foundational knowledge of NATO, including structure, policies, operations, and current issues affecting the Alliance to newly appointed officers or civilian equivalent from NATO and partners.


Duration: 1 Week
Course Structure: Resident (1)
Language: English 3333 IAW STANAG 6001
Classification: NATO Unclassified
Area: ETE - Education,Training, Exercises and Evaluation
Section: IT - Education and Individual Training
Depth of Knowledge: 2 - Understand
ePrime No.: ACT.179
ETOC Code: ETE-IT-2834

Course Iterations

Code Course Dates Open Seats
M5-32-C-17 29 May 17 - 02 Jun 17 48
M5-32-D-17 17 - 21 Jul 17 0
M5-32-E-17 09 - 13 Oct 17 0

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.

Course Participants

Language Proficiency: English 3333 IAW STANAG 6001
Rank Requirements: NCO: Not eligible
Officer: OF-1 thru OF-5


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

ADL Modules

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