Joint Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defence Centre of Excellence

An Accredited NATO Military Body

Date: 1 - 3 September 2020
Security level: Non-sensitive information releasable to the public
Tuition Fee: FREE
Seats: min 8, max 18 participants
Deadline for enrolment: 20 July 2020
ETOC Code: WMD-MD-21245 (OPS-NC-2003)
ePRIME Reference: ACT.573


The aim is to train CBRN Subject Matter Experts to be qualified in warning, reporting and hazard prediction of CBRN incidents and strengthen the foundation for integrity, good governance and management within members of the CBRN Warning and Reporting Centre by sharing experiences, challenges, and CBRN Warning and Reporting exercises in order to enhance professionalism.

Learning Objective:

  1. Be able to create new or update current CBRN W&R plans, directives and SOPs;
  2. Have the required knowledge about NATO directives and documents for CBRN W&R especially ATP-45 and ATP-3.8.1;
  3. Have knowledge about NATO (and equivalent national) CBRN W&R Principles;
  4. Have knowledge about NATO (and equivalent national) CBRN W&R Procedures;
  5. Have knowledge about NATO (and equivalent national) CBRN W&R Organization;
  6. Have knowledge about specific CBRN reporting links, e.g.;
  7. Deviation from manual procedures working in computer-assisted CBRN centres;
  8. Integration of automated and manual CBRN centres into the overall W&R plan;
  9. Integration between NATO Commands and National formations in the overall W&R plan incl. the use of information and databases of Toxic Industrial Chemicals/ Toxic Industrial Material;
  10. CBRN W&R Plan and organisational differences between Article 5 operations and Out of Area Operations;
  11. Use of mail messages for direct communication between manual and automated CBRN centres.

Expected Training Audience:

CBRN Staff personnel who need to understand, use and create input to NATO (or equivalent national) CBRN W&R system.

Training Courses

CBRN Analysis Users Workshop

  • 3 - 4 March 2020 (enroll till 27 January 2020)

Introduction to the International CBRN Training Curriculum for Trainers of First Responders to CBRN Incidents Course

  • 20 - 24 April 2020 (enroll till 6 March 2020)

METT GREECE: International Radiological and Nuclear Training for Emergency Response (I-RAD) Basic Course

  • 18 - 22 May 2020, (enroll till 03 April 2020, POC CPT Charalampos NALBANTIS)

Introduction to NATO WMD Disablement Course

  • 8 - 12 June 2020 (enroll till 24 April 2020)

METT AUSTRIA: International Radiological and Nuclear Training for Emergency Response (I-RAD) Advanced Course

  • 13 - 17 July 2020, (enroll till 01 June 2020, POC Mr Arno UMFAHRER)

CBRN Warning and Reporting Specialists Course

  • 1 - 3 September 2020 (Enroll till 20 July 2020)

Live Agent Training Course

  • 12 - 16 October 2020 (enroll till 1 June 2020)

Consequence Management after a CBRN Incident Course

  • 23 - 27 November 2020 (enroll till 09 Oct 2020)