Description: This course is designed for USSOCOM, TSOC, and component staff members who are new to the countering weapons of mass destruction (CWMD) problem set. The course provides an overview of USSOCOM's roles in CWMD and the recent unified command plan changes; an understanding of weapons of mass destruction proliferation, nonproliferation, and counter proliferation; a review of DoD CWMD strategy and programs; and a discussion on CWMD and the interagency. Through a tabletop exercise, students will gain a foundational understanding of CWMD policy and USSOCOM's roles.
Audience: USSOCOM Headquarters staff members and J2, J3, and J5 personnel assigned to TSOCs and components with a CWMD focus.
Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this course.
Text and Materials: All required texts and materials are available to the student upon arrival in the classroom.