Civilian Peacekeepers Foundation Course

Peace Support Operations

Course Duration: 14 - 25 May 2018
Course Fee: This course is fully funded.

Course Aim

This course targets the African Standby Capacity (ASC) Roster members waiting for deployment and aims to provide participants with realistic insight on the conceptual and institutional frameworks of multidimensional PSO, cross-cutting issues and an overview of core functional areas, in order to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of all the components in a multidimensional PSO. For pre-deployment training, the main aim is to equip participants with knowledge and skills required for successful mandate implementation in missions. Component pre-deployment training is also aimed at turning professional capable officers into competent peacekeepers.


Target Group

  • African Standby Capacity (ASC) Roster members


Course Content

  • Introduction to Conflict and PSO
  • Legal and Institutional Frameworks for PSO
  • Mission Structures and Mandate Implementation
  • AU/UN Police-Specific Pre-Deployment Training Standards
  • Cross-Cutting PSO Issues (gender, POC, child protection, etc.)
  • Safety, Security and Practical Skills in PSO


Contact at KAIPTC

Mrs Marylyn Agblor
Training Coordination Officer
Tel.  00 233 (0) 302 718200 Ext. 1012
Fax. 00 233 (0) 302 718201