Course Aim:

The aim of the course is to introduce key leaders and trainers to concepts and doctrine related to counterinsurgency operations in order to create a framework of understanding of the differences between counterinsurgency and conventional warfare and introduce COIN definitions and principles.

Course subjects:

COIN Operational Environment and Effects of the Environment
Insurgency Nature, Strategies, and Fundamentals
COIN Fundamentals
Leadership in COIN
Lessons Learned and Best Practices in COIN


Up to 40 national and international participants
Military personenel from Senior NCO to LtCol. (OR7-OF4), from NATO, PfP, MD, ICI
Participants should have following standards of proficiency in English (as described in STANAF 6001): 2, 2, 2, 2

REMARKS: The Course is delivered by national and international instructors and subject matter experts.

Reference: The course has been certified by NATO ACT as “NATO Approved Course”.

Application deadline: 30 days before the start of activity