Fort Benning

U.S. Army Fort Benning and The Maneuver Center of Excellence


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Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation (WHINSEC)

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Jan 22-25, 2019

Four courses in session with 161 students from 11 countries.

Command & General Staff Officer Course, Class of 2018-2019
(67 students) studies Leader Functions, Interdependence of Special Forces and General Purpose Forces, Joint Fires, Joint Intel, Joint Sustainment, Joint Command & Control and Protection, and Integration of Joint Functions.

Medical Assistance Course
(24 students) studies Injections, Medical Administration, Skin Disease Primary Care, Basic Wound Primary Care, Advanced Wound Care, Respiratory and Orthopedic Primary Care.

Joint Interagency Operations Course
(32 students) studies Democracy and the Armed Forces, Democracy and Human Rights Awareness, the Basics of Foreign Policy, and Legal treatment of Captured persons; conducts a Field Studies Program trip to Atlanta.

Transnational Threat Network Intelligence Analyst Course
(28 students) studies Critical Thinking: Logic & Decisions, Assessments, and a Practical Exercise; Intelligence Disciplines; Intelligence Cycle; Evaluation of Intelligence; Map Reading; and Operational Terms & Graphics.