The aim of the course is to prepare officers for further appointments to higher positions. The course is focused on the study of the officers work during the planning and conducting of battalion and brigade combat actions in the operations of forces groups. In the process of planning this course, the experience of developing programs in close cooperation with foreign partners, in particular, the military Academy of the Republic of Lithuania, was used for the first time.
The training program encompasses a wide range of knowledge that an officer must possess while performing the duties of battalion commander, staff officer, chief of staff, deputy brigade commander.
The course is conducting at the Ivan Cherniakhovskyi National Defence University of Ukraine.