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Joint Medical Operations Course - Basic and Advanced

Format: Resident, Exportable

Courses Offered


This five-day CLASSROOM-ONLY course focuses on joint and combined operational and medical planning from point of injury/illness to the appropriate capability of care during military operations. JMOC familiarizes students in policy guidance and information relevant to Joint Staff publications.


This five-day CLASSROOM-ONLY course training consists of planning activities associated with joint military operations by combatant commanders and their subordinate joint force commanders in response to contingencies and crises. In addition, in-depth discussion on the comprehensive system that provides uniform policy and procedures for reporting the ability of the Armed Forces to fight and to meet the demands of the National Military Strategy.

Recommended Readings

Recommend the following Joint Publications

Course Prerequisites

Applying for a Course

***JMOP Course Nomination Request Forms can be found in the "You also may be interested in" section at the bottom of this page and submitted to DMRTIEmail.

***The form is not digital signature capable. Please HAND SIGN AND SCAN form and submit to the email above.

***Please note: Students who submit a nomination form and are not selected must re-submit a nomination form to the service representative. The nomination forms "DO NOT" carry over to subsequent courses. The purpose of resubmitting a nomination form is to ensure that students are available for the course dates and the enrollment data matches course selection dates for audit purposes.

***Virtual courses: All students must have a Commercial Virtual Remote Microsoft Teams account. It is the student's responsibility to set up an account through their unit IT department.

***Funding: This course is not centrally funded. Funding will need to be obtained through your unit.

Upcoming Courses

Course Name Course Dates Nomination Due Location
Nov. 27- Dec.1, 2023 Nominations Closed Joint Base San Antonio, Ft. Sam Houston, TX
Jan. 8-12, 2024 Nov. 7, 2023 National Capital Region, Falls Church, VA
JMOC-Basic March 18-22, 2024 Jan. 17, 2024 National Capital Region, Falls Church, VA
JMOC-Basic May 6-10, 2024 March 5, 2024 Joint Base San Antonio, Ft. Sam Houston, TX
June 10-14, 2024 April 9, 2024  TBD
June 24-28, 2024 April 23, 2024 National Capital Region, Falls Church, VA
July 22-26, 2024 May 21, 2024 National Capital Region, Falls Church, VA

All course dates may be rescheduled if the minimum student quota requirement has not been met. In the rare event of course cancellation or date change, DMRTI will notify all students as soon as changes are confirmed. Confirmed registered students will have priority in the next course.

You also may be interested in...

Nov 7, 2022

Joint Medical Operations Program Nomination/Registration Request

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This form is used to provide the Defense Medical Readiness Training Institute (DMRTI) with information required to complete course registration in order to provide student and DMRTI full course attendance as well as the awarding of Continuing Education credit (CME/CNE).

Last Updated: October 17, 2023
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