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NATO Reserve Forces Integration Course

Conducted by COSEC


The aim of this course is to provide students with an introduction to various roles, missions, and doctrines of reserve forces throughout the Alliance.


Duration: 1 Week
Course Structure: Resident (1)
Language: English 3333 IAW STANAG 6001
Classification: NATO Unclassified
Disciplin: ETE - Education,Training, Exercises and Evaluation
Area: IT - Education and Individual Training
Depth of Knowledge: 2 - Understand
ePrime No.: ACT.169
ETOC Code: ETE-IT-21381

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Learning Objectives

Comprehend NATO Command and Operation Structure/Current Operations: Given references, the student will explain the NATO command structure and current NATO operations.

Explain NATO’s Strategic Concept and its Impact on Reserve Forces: Given references, the student will explain the key themes of the strategic concept as well as NATO’s network of partner relationships.

Comprehend the Role of Reserve Forces Within NATO: Given references, the student will explain the NATO framework policy on reserve forces as well as the mandate and the current focus on the NRFC.

Analyze National Reserve Forces: Given references, the student will compare national reserve forces structures, concepts, policies and related best practices.

Describe Force Generation and Force Employment of National Reserve Forces: Given references, the student will describe force generation and force employment of national reserve forces in support of domestic and NATO operations

Course Participants

Reserve and active military forces from NATO and PfP nations. Open to officers from the ranks of OF-1 and OF-5.

Language Proficiency: English 3333 IAW STANAG 6001
Rank Requirements: NCO: OR-8 thru OR-9
Officer: OF-1 thru OF-5


This is a five-day course. The course is comprised of formal lectures followed by brief, moderated question-and-answer sessions, as well as syndicate work.


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

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