General information pertinent to all “10000 series” modules

Class Size: Max: 24 and Min: 10.



  1. Language proficiency:Trainees must have the following standards of proficiency in English (as described/coded in 2009 STANAG 6001, Edition 3):

1/ Listening (Professional/3)

2/ Speaking (Functional/2)

3/ Reading (Professional/3)

4/ Writing (Functional/2)

     2. Computer skills: Basic skills in a Graphical User Interface (GUI) Operating System, as well as basic skills in word processing and Power Point Presentation.


Note: The trainees group can use its own interpreter in case the language standards are not met. In such a case the allocated time per module will be increased accordingly.


NMIOTC Resources: Minimum resources required for the completion of this course are 4 classrooms equipped with multimedia capabilities including interactive boards/lectures/internet access (for syndicate work), NMIOTC Intranet library and handouts.


Accreditation: The Course is accredited as “NATO Listed” and is open to NATO, Partnership for Peace (PfP), Mediterranean Dialogue (MD), Istanbul Cooperation Initiative (ICI) and Partners across the Globe (PatG) countries.


Course Duration: The course will occur over 5 working days (1 week).


Target audience for this course is naval personnel functioning as Boarding Officers (BOs), Officers and Petty Officers, Law enforcement officers, Borders, Custom officers, Intelligence officers. Additionally, the Course is open to Command Team members (CO, XO, OPS, COMMS etc.) and Boarding Team members or equivalent civilian personnel who are involved in Maritime Security and MIO, potentially related with Human and drug trafficking.