NCS College 2012

The University of Defence in co-operation with the US Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Logistics Information Service and the Czech National Codification Bureau (CZE NCB), and with organisational and technical assistance of the AURA Company organised the 1st NATO Codification System College in the Moravian city of Brno on 27 August - 21 September 2012. The NCS College was also supported by the Allied Committee AC/135 – Group of National Directors on Codification, National Codification Bureaus of France, Austria and Slovakia, NSPA (former NAMSA), Multinational Logistics Coordination Centre (MLCC) and the Defence and Security Industry Association of the Czech Republic (DSIA CR). More than 30 codification experts and managers from the Austria, China, Czech Republic, Germany, Japan, NATO-E3A, Netherlands, NSPA, Oman, Serbia, Slovenia and South Africa received their certificates from the Rector-Commandant of the University of Defence on successful completion of the NCS Course for Managers and Logisticians (27 – 31 August) and the NCS Course for Codifiers (3 – 21 September). Lectures and seminars were given by instructors of the University of Defence and by top representatives of all above mentioned organisations and institutions, mainly DLA Logistics Information Service, AURA Company, Czech and foreign NCBs. The lessons aimed at providing both basic and detailed information on the NATO Codification System (NCS) plus practical skills when codifying specific military materiel items.

Please find detailed information on NCS College 2012 in the 17th Newsletter AC/135 – December 2012: www.nato.int/structur/AC/135/news/newsletter.htm

NCS 2012