(SOF-SO-32057) NATO SOFEVAL Course

Description

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The NATO SOF Evaluation (SOFEVAL) is a 1 week long Course designed to prepare future SOF evaluators/monitors to observe and evaluate a SOCC HQ or SOTG HQ as a member of a SOFEVAL Team or as representatives of NATO. Students will demonstrate their knowledge of procedures learned in classroom sessions during “live environment” events where they will practice and apply the skills and processes required of a SOF evaluator/monitor/SOFEVAL team member.  The course culminates with the preparation of written reports in accordance with the SOFEVAL standards from ACO Forces Standards Volume XI.  Graduates of the SOFEVAL Course will be able to use the relevant aspects of the SOFEVAL Programme to plan, conduct, and provide feedback regarding a unit’s capability and combat readiness to conduct NATO Special Operations.

This course is designed for officers, non-commissioned officers (NCOs), and civilians selected by their respective nations to serve as SOF Evaluators.  Students should possess subject matter expertise in both national and NATO SOF policy and doctrine for their functional area and have a proven ability to work and collaborate in a live or “simulated live” environment.

Prerequisites:

  • Duty Position and Experience:  It is recommended that students have previous experience as a member of a National SOCC or equivalent HQ, SOTG HQ  or have successfully completed the NSOS SOCC Staff Course. 

  • Security Clearance:  not below NATO Secret.

  • Language Proficiency:  Standard Language Profile of 3332 in English language skills as described in NATO STANAG 6001.  Students should additionally be comfortable presenting and briefing to an audience in English.

  • Computer Skills:  Proficient in Microsoft Office.

  • Registration: registration closes one month prior the beginning of the course.

  • MANDATORY: IOT attend the course students must fill out a “Computer Information Systems Service Request” blank form (CISSR), which meets the current NSHQ-J6 Policy requirements and that allows students to obtain a NUN account which is mandatory to attend the course. Enclosedin the course page "documents" it is available an editable PDF copy of CISSR and an example as well. Properly (no picture, no scanned documents, PDF editable only) filled out CISSR, attached to a soft copy of security clearance certificate, must be sent to the course POC or OPR NLT one month prior the beginning of the course or when asked by the OPR/POC.

  • MANDATORY: each student must posses a JADL - E learning account IOT get access to the course materiel and complete the course prerequisites. Please, visit https://jadl.act.nato.int/  and obtain username and password.

  • MANDATORY: Please, see PDF "joining instructions" in the course page for further information. 

If access to classified documents is granted, it is highly recommended that students review  NR ACO Forces Standards Volume X edition MAR 18 and NR ACO Forces Standards Volume XI  edition SEP 18 before attending this course. 

  • SOF-SO-32057-A-2021-22

    25-Oct-2021
    Registration is Closed

    NATO SOF Campus

  • SOF-SO-32057-B-2021-22

    14-Feb-2022
    Registration is Open

    NATO SOF Campus

  • SOF-SO-32057-E-2021-22

    28-Feb-2022
    Registration is Open

    Moblie Education Team (MET)

  • SOF-SO-32057-D-2021-22

    06-Jun-2022
    Registration is Open

    NATO SOF Campus

  • SOF-SO-32057-A-2022-23

    10-Oct-2022
    Registration is Open

    NATO SOF Campus

Previous Classes
  • SOF-SO-32057-C-2021-22

    23-Aug-2021

    Moblie Education Team (MET)

  • NSOF-11-D-2020-21

    07-Jun-2021

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-E-2020-21

    15-Mar-2021

    Rome

  • NSOF-11-A-21

    08-Feb-2021

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-D-20

    14-Dec-2020

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-C-20

    CANCELLED

    19-Oct-2020

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-B-20

    08-Jun-2020

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-A-20

    17-Feb-2020

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-C-19

    02-Dec-2019

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-B-19

    10-Jun-2019

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-A-19

    18-Feb-2019

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-C-18

    12-Nov-2018

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-B-18

    11-Jun-2018

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-A-18

    05-Mar-2018

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-D-17

    02-Oct-2017

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-C-17

    22-May-2017

  • NSOF-11-B-17

    13-Mar-2017

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-A-17

    16-Jan-2017

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-C-16

    21-Nov-2016

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-B-16

    23-May-2016

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-A-16

    29-Feb-2016

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-B-15

    26-Oct-2015

    NATO SOF Campus

  • NSOF-11-A-15

    25-May-2015

    NATO SOF Campus