Naval Planning Process (NPP)

Course CIN/CDP:    K-2G-3013

Location:    TACTRAGRUPAC / TACTRAGRUPAC Mobile Training Team

Security Clearance Required:    SECRET (JPAS TO TTGP SMO Code 539966)

Length:    4 Days

For Additional Information Contact:

LTC Brian Dietzman

DSN: 553-8170

COM: (619) 553-8170

Course Description:

  • Combined classroom instruction and staff participation to develop and refine techniques and procedures to conduct tactical level staff planning.
  • Navy Planning Process (NPP) and Battle Rhythm fundamentals.

Scope:  

The NTPC combines classroom instruction with staff participation to develop and refine techniques and procedures required to conduct tactical level staff planning.  The NTPC is the first step in the Fleet Readiness Training Program. 

The following topics are covered in the NTPC:

o   Mission Analysis

o   Course of Action Development

o   Course of Action Analysis (Wargaming)

o   Course of Action Comparison and Decision

o   Plans and Orders Development

o   Transition

o   The Role of the Commander and Staff in the Navy Planning Process  

Attendees: 

SG Staff, Senior Decision Makers, All WCs and Staffs, with emphasis on N2 Staff, CRC, CDS N2, CVW AI, Individual Unit COs, OPSOs, and CSOs.

Pre-requisites:

None.