Below are prerequisites for all OCONUS Field Studies. All AOR’s require completion of:

EMAIL COMPLETION DATES ONCE FINISHED...Staff e-mailing dates? Please be sure to CC the Capstone Fellow.  Do not email, fax, or bring completion certificates, we do not need/keep copies.

These Pre-Requisites are Individual/Service Responsibilities as published in the DOD Foreign Clearance Guide at: http://www.fcg.pentagon.mil. We provide the below links as assistance. You can complete them from any source you can find.


Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE) 100.2: (ALL COCOMs)

THIS COURSE TAKES 6-8 HOURS TO COMPLETE.

COMPLETION REQUIREMENT: 3 years prior to course graduation date

JKO Course Number: J3TA-US1329

  • A CAC card is required for this training. Click on http://jko.jten.mil to begin registration. If you do not have a CAC card, please follow the online instructions to apply for an account using the "I do not have a CAC" link, using Bonnie Swanson as your sponsor.
  • If you can access SERE from your service accounts (NKO, MarineNet, etc) you can complete from those sites.

Graduated SERE Level C in-resident course? You still must complete this course, APACS requires a refresher training within 3 years of traveling.


Isolated Personnel Report (ISOPREP): (ALL COCOMs)

COMPLETION REQUIREMENT: PACOM, EUCOM, SWA, AFRICOM - 1 year; SOUTHCOM - 6 months prior to course graduation date.

ISOPREPS must be created or reviewed prior to overseas travel. If unable to access SIPRNET and you have access to AKO, complete/submit the ISOPREP via the Army Knowledge On-Line (AKO) PRO-File tool located on the NIPRNET at: https://www.us.army.mil or https://prmsglobal.prms.af.mil/prmsconv/Profile/Survey/start.aspx (link works from .mil computers only).  Non DoD civilians with no access to SIPR should contact Bonnie Swanson for additional guidance.

Your security manager can help with completing your ISOPREP.


Anti-Terrorism/Force Protection (ATFP) Level 1: (ALL COCOMs)

COMPLETION REQUIREMENT: 1 year prior to course graduation date

JKO Course number: JS-US007  

If you do not have a CAC card, please follow the online instructions to apply for an account using the "I do not have a CAC" link, using Bonnie Swanson as your sponsor.


Human Rights Training: (WHEM/SOUTHCOM TRIP ONLY)

COMPLETION REQUIREMENT: 6 months prior to course graduation date

Human Rights Training / confirmation that you have read SOUTHCOM General Order Number 1 are required for visits to the SOUTHCOM AOR.