Course Aim:

To prepare military staff officers for UN Integrated/Multidimensional Peacekeeping Operations so they can work effectively at Force and Sector HQs levels in UN peacekeeping missions and to turn a capable military officer into a competent UN staff officer.

Course subjects:

Fundamentals of Peacekeeping
Mandate, Duties and Tasks in UN Peacekeeping Operations
International Legal Framework for PKO
UN Protection of Civilians
UN Mission, Force and Sector HQ Organization and Operations
Application of Military Component Planning Process
Control execution of an operation in contemporary PKO
UN PKO TTPs Negotiation and Mediation
UN Integrated approach Working with Media


Up to 40 national and international participants
Military officers from Captain to Lieutenant Colonel (OF-2 to OF-4) 
Participants should be nationally trained in military decision making process or have working experience as staff officers in an operational environment. 
Participants should have following standards of proficiency in English (as described in STANAG 6001): 2, 2, 2, 2
Computer skills: Basic computer handling (MS Word and PPT) is higly desirable

REMARKS: The Course is delivered by national and international instructors and subject matter experts, who bring in conceptual knowledge and practical experiences from contemporary UN PKO.

Application deadline: 30 days before the start of activity