The Finnish Defence Forces International Centre FINCENT organizes military crisis management courses for command and expert personnel in UN, NATO and EU led crisis management operations. Read more..

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11 July | FINCENT
FINCENT delegation visits JALLC and AUTINT
The Commandant of FINCENT and his delegation visited the Joint Analysis and Lessons Learned Centre and the Austrian Armed Forces International Centre in July.


19 June | FINCENT
United Nations Protection of Civilians Course (UNPOC) to be conducted at FINCENT 29.9. – 3.10.2014
For the very first time at FINCENT, on the 29th of September, a five-day course focusing on issues relating to protection of civilians will start. Apply now by using the student application form. The deadline for applications is the 4th of August 2014. 

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18 June | FINCENT
Integrated Crisis Management Course brought different actors together  
The Integrated Crisis Management course provided the different actors with a platform to share their thoughts in open and tolerant environment.

07 June | FINCENT
Integrated Crisis Management Course commenced
32 military and civilian crisis management experts from 12 different nations are participating in the Integrated Crisis Management course during 7 – 13 June 2014, organized at the Crisis Management Centre Finland in Kuopio.

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04 June | FINCENT
Military English Course 2/2014
MEC 2/2014 probably had the smallest group of students on record. This meant the students on this course were all the more dedicated, most of them preparing themselves for deployment overseas.

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4 Aug: UNMEM 2 - United Nations Military Experts on Mission Course
26 Aug: MEC 3A - Military English Course
2 Sep: PSOTC 2 - Peace Support Operations Terminology Course
9 Sep: UN Seminar
23 Sep: MEC 3B - Military English Course
29 Sep: UNPOC - United Nations Protection of Civilians Course
6 Oct: PSOCC - Peace Support Operations Cooperation Course

Updated by Finnish Defence Forces International Centre Jul 23, 2014 8:52 AM