Joint Special Operations Medical Orientation Course

Department of Special Ops, Irregular War & LIC JSOMOC SOC 3627 Open Nomination Only Unclassified


This course is composed of a five-day synchronous session (30 hours) conducted in residence at JSOU. This interactive course explains the SOF medical operations concepts and fundamentals of the USSOCOM mission, roles, and capabilities, with a focus on medical operations in a joint setting. The students will also examine operations/plans, current lessons learned, medical intelligence, medical force protection, operational risk assessment, health surveillance, and SOF-relevant clinical subjects.


Primarily for, but not limited to, military officers, warrant officers, noncommissioned officers, and U.S. government civilian/contractor employees in comparable grades, serving the SOF community or in direct support of SOF medical community. International military and civilians whose job requires knowledge of SOF medical operations may be accepted on a case-by-case basis.


Virtual webinar/meeting platform, Weblinks, and course materials will be provided as necessary. Students must have internet access, commercial computer/laptop/device to access course materials and the virtual webinar/meeting platform. Cameras will be turned on at all times during virtual class.

23A (20-Mar-2023 to 24-Mar-2023)
Location: JSOU Bldg
Comments: N/A
Enrollment Closed
23B (11-Sep-2023 to 15-Sep-2023)
Location: JSOU Bldg
Comments: Enrollment Closed Enrollment Opens 09 Aug 23
Enrollment Closed