Description: This is an intense eight-day course to prepare special operators from all Services to function as effective members of a joint special operations air component (JSOAC) staff. The practicum-based curriculum is focused on the challenges and processes of special operations air command and control in an outside declared
theater of active armed conflict (ODTAAC)/Phase 0 environment. Students will address a realistic series of U.S., multinational, and multi-agency issues as they deal with uncertainty, complexity, competing requirements, and operational priorities in a theater of operations.
Audience: Senior noncommissioned officers (E7 – E9), warrant officers (CW3 – CW4), field-grade officers (O3 – O5), and government civilians who will serve as members of a standing or expeditionary JSOAC. International students of similar ranks may attend.
Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this course.
Text and Material: The instructor of record will forward any required text or materials.