SOF Counter Weapons of Mass Destruction Staff Course

Department of Special Ops, Irregular War & LIC SCSC ASA 4850 Open Nomination Only Top Secret/SCI


SOF CWMD Staff Course illustrates the complexity of SOCOM’s CWMD Coordination Mission and summarizes the roles of members assigned to subordinate elements and TSOC’s, enabling graduates to contribute as CWMD OPT members. The Course consists of 2 phases: A. Phase 1: Distance Learning - students will review CWMD Foundational topics and gain understanding of CWMD authorities and permissions across whole of government. B. Phase 2: In-residence - students will learn to apply system tools for CWMD planning and work through four practical exercises, developing courses of action to influence the adversary's pathways.


USSOCOM staff members, personnel assigned to TSOCs, Component staff members, SOF Enablers with CWMD focus, and Interagency Partners supporting the CWMD/Counter Proliferation mission.


All required texts and materials are available to the student on either JSOU e-Campus or issued upon arrival in the classroom. Each student MUST have access to commercial internet and the course e-Campus site prior to and throughout the course.

23B (05-Jun-2023 to 22-Jun-2023)
Location: Other
Comments: Cancelled
23C (10-Jul-2023 to 27-Jul-2023)
Location: Camp Smith
Comments: Cancelled