Welcome to NETSAFA
NETSAFA is the U.S. Navy’s agent for international education and training. We coordinate training support to international governments and international organizations. As a field activity of the Naval Education and Training Command (NETC), we serve as a focal point for all security assistance training program issues, coordination and advice within the U.S. Navy.
On behalf of Captain Douglas Heady, welcome to the Naval Education and Training Security Assistance Field Activity
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Effective 24 Feb 2013, the DSN prefix to reach NETSAFA will become 459 vice 922. Please make a note of this.
In Other News...
International naval officers learn Pearl Harbor Shipyard is “no ka oi” (Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility Public Affairs,March 13, 2013) -- For Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility civilian, Navy Working Uniforms are a common sight around the Shipyard, but for the next 45 days, there will be more variety in naval uniforms among the workforce. Eleven international naval officers are attending the International Shipyard Management Course held at the Shipyard. ... (full story)
International Students Visit Power Plant to Learn How to Secure Potential Targets (PENSACOLA, Fla. (NNS)),March 14, 2013) -- Students enrolled in Naval Education and Training Security Assistance Field Activity International Training Center's (NITC) International Anti-Terrorism and Piracy (IATP) course visited Pensacola's Gulf Power March 1 to learn how to secure potential targets... (full story)
NETSAFA Graduates students from the International Anti-Terrorism and Piracy (IATP) course (PENSACOLA, Fl., 7 March, 2013 ) -- The NETSAFA International Training Center (NITC) will graduate 12 students from 6 nations including Germany, India, Lebanon, Oman, Poland and Thailand. IATP (MASL P173002) is a three and a half week seminar taught at the strategic/operational level, and is designed to acquaint attendees with the most up-to-date information on defenses to terrorism and piracy. The course provides military officers and civilian government officials with an overview of the latest developments in anti-terrorism/piracy actions being taken by governments, militaries and the private sector to defend against potential terrorist and pirate attacks and how to create a plan to meet those threats. The course features expert military and civilian guest speakers, numerous case studies, interactive student exercises and includes several field trips to harbors, airfields, power plants and similar potential terrorist targets. At course completion attendees are capable of leading a military or government organization in conducting vulnerability, risk, and criticality assessments of critical national infrastructure facilities or ashore and afloat military commands and of advising commands as an anti-terrorism and/or anti-piracy officer.
Military-to-Military Engagement Increases Maritime Law Enforcement Capabilities (PRAIA, Cape Verde (NNS), 3/29/2013 ) -- Coast Guard and Navy personnel from Cape Verde, United Kingdom and the United States took part in a maritime law enforcement engagement in coordination with Cape Verde's maritime operations center (MOC), March 16-24... (full story)