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

An Accredited NATO Military Body

Date: 08 - 12 June 2020
Security level: NATO Restricted
Tuition Fee: FREE
Preconditions for participation: NO
Seats: min 10, max 30 participants
Deadline for enrolment: 24 April 2020
ETOC Code: WMD-MD-35522


The aim of the course is to:

  1. Familiarise participants with NATO WMD Disablement policy, strategy, doctrine and approaches.
  2. Provide participants with an introduction to NATO WMD Disablement activities and planning considerations.
  3. Enable participants to incorporate WMDD activities into NATO operations.

Learning Objective:

  1. Familiarise participants with WMD/CBRN threats;
  2. Explain NATO’s role in WMD Non-Proliferation and Counter-Proliferation;
  3. Explain the relationship between CBRN Defence and WMDD;
  4. Enable an understanding of the WMD Disablement functional concept;
  5. Enable participants to understand WMD Disablement activities for planning considerations;
  6. Understand the principles needed to plan and execute WMD Disablement operations;
  7. Understand the differences between NATO and National WMD Disablement operations;
  8. Familiarise participants with National WMD Disablement Doctrine, Strategy and Policy;
  9. Familiarise participants with International Organisations’ roles and responsibilities in Non-Proliferation and Counter-Proliferation.

Expected Training Audience:

Planners at NATO Headquarters, National Ministries of Defence, subordinate military headquarters or agencies, as well as WMDD formations and staff (Intelligence, WMD/CBRN Defence, EOD, C-IED, MP, SOF etc.).
  1. Military officers (OF-3 through OF-5);
  2. NCOs (OR-7 through OR-9);
  3. Civilian equivalents dealing with WMD disablement.

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)