07. Strategic Communications Course (StratCom)

Strategic Communications Course (StratCom)

Iteration: 22 Jun - 3 Jul 2020

e-Prime code : GR 73.5




To provide students with necessary knowledge and skills on Strategic Communications (StratCom) and Infops, in accordance with relevant NATO training material (unclassified).

Learning Topics

- Introduction to NATO StratCom Concept & Policy.

- StratCom Organizational Structure.

- Analysis of the Information Environment.

- Introduction to NATO Info Ops Policy.

- Introduction to NATO Comprehensive Operational Planning.

- NATO Public Affairs and StratCom.

- NATO PSYOPS and Info Ops.

- NATO CMI/CIMIC and Info Ops.

- NATO Cyber Warfare and Info Ops.

- NATO Hybrid Warfare and Info Ops.

- Key Leader Engagement (KLE) Techniques.

- Legal Framework of Info Ops.

Student Criteria

OR-8 up to OF-5.

Civilians with relevant work/profession.


- Up to 35 participants (20 slots are available to international students).

   Allocations will be on a “ first comes – first served ” basis.

- Domestic (inland) transportation support (from Thessaloniki airport to the MPSOTC)

   will be provided by MPSOTC.

-  Accommodation, food and drink expenses are to be paid by the participants

   (NATO countries).

- There will be no charge for lodging and messing for some PfP, MeD and other 

   countries,according to bilateral arrangements.

- Duration: 2 Weeks.

- Course fee: 130 € per week.

- Dress: Service and battle uniform.