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Training InstitutionNATO - School Oberammergau (NSO)
DisciplineEducation,Training, Exercises & Evaluation (ETE)
AreaCollective Training and Exercises (CT)
Depth of knowledge Level200 - Intermediate
NATO Course CertificationNATO Approved

Course CodeETE-CT-21180
Course TitleNATO Exercise Planning Course (EPC)
ETF Course CodeP7-55
Delivery MethodResidential
Course DescriptionTo prepare NATO members to assist in exercise planning in a NATO Joint and multinational environment.
Course NotesFor further information (e.g. list of eligibility requirements) please refer to the full course description via the above given web link.

Learning Objectives1. NATO Exercise Planning Process Framework: Given references, the student will be able to explain the framework and considerations of the NATO Exercise Planning Process (EPP) including the roles and responsibilities for Commanders, Agencies, Centres and other authorities in the EPP. 2. NATO EDUCATION TRAINING EXERCISE AND EVALUATION (EETE) SYSTEM: Given references, the student will be able to explain the NATO Education, Training, Exercise and Evaluation (EETE) system and training spectrum including the Military Training and Exercise Programme (MTEP) Development Process along with the electronic-MTEP (e-MTEP). 3. Stages of NATO Exercise Process: Given references, the student will be able to explain the stages of the NATO Exercise Process and the various considerations required in support of NATO exercises and bi-lateral and live exercises. 4. SUPPORT AVAILABLE TO NATO EXERCISES: Given references, the student will be able to explain HQ SACT’s support to joint exercises, list JWC’s and JFTC’s capabilities and limitations, and describe EXCON structures in support of exercises and MEL/MIL development. 5. THE NATO EXERCISE PLANNING PROCESS (PRACTICAL EXERCISE): Given a scenario the student will apply the EPP to develop deliverables and brief on them.
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Structure of the CourseResident (1 wk)

Active CourseYes
Course Active from01/Jan/2011
Course Deactivated on31/Dec/2027
Course Duration (in days)5.0

Training AudienceP: NATO and PfP Nations
ePrime Reference NumberACT.232

Tuition Fee per Student (Euro)550.00
Fees for Accommodation and Meals (Euro)0.00

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