Codename TDD U3 004

On Wednesday, Apr 9th, the Vyškov garrison had welcomed 39 participants of this year´s first course. After initial formalities the trainees were greeted by Vyškov Garrison leadership represented by TRADOC Director COL Zůna and TRADOC Training Dept. Head COL Klínovský. Both officials wished all the best to the course participants.

The very next day started with introduction of instructors and lectors and right after that, the students received their first theoretical lectures. In three-days block they were given lessons concerning first aid, radio voice procedures, basics of topography, mine awareness training, force protection. They were also informed about current NATO operations and role of media in current operations.

After this intensive run of lectures the trainees had a chance for relax during visit of historical town Znojmo, where they visited The Museum of Wine and had chance to buz some souvenirs as a reminders of their stay in the Czech republic.

Today the course started to run at full tilt – based on the field training scenario the trainees moved into the Cabin Camp in the Military Training Area Březina, where they have chance to practice their theoretical knowledge gained during the first phase of the course.