Joint Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defence Centre of Excellence

An Accredited NATO Military Body

On 13th June 2016, the 1st Deputy Chief of General Staff, Lieutenant General Jiří Baloun, visited the Joint CBRN Defence Centre of Excellence in Vyškov and took the opportunity to award some leaving personnel of the Centre.
Lieutenant General Baloun awarded a commemorative plaque of the Chief of General Staff of the Czech Armed Forces to Colonel Willie Joe Flucker (United States of America) –Chief of Staff, Lieutenant Colonel Stefano Pensalfini (Italy) – Chief of the CBRN Defence Capabilities Development and Defence Planning Section, Lieutenant Colonel Ferenc Menyhárt (Hungary) – Chief of the CBRN Experimental Support Section.
In addition, all outgoing COE members have been honoured by Diploma Laudi Memoralibis for professional attitude and outstanding active involvement in performing NATO CBRN Defence tasks and obligations to support the JCBRN Defence COE, thus improving the CBRN Capacities and Capabilities of this international military organization and its positive perception in the Czech Republic as well as abroad.
Diploma Laudi Memoralibis were awarded to the above mentioned Colonel Flucker, Lieutenant Colonel Pensalfini, and Lieutenant Colonel Menyhárt as well as to Captain Luboš Trudič (Slovakia) and Commander Spyridon Kolovos (Greece) – both Concepts and Doctrines Section.


Upcoming Events

The Second Annual JCBRN Defence COE Conference 2020

  • POSTPONED - New dates are 5 - 6 October 2021, Prague, Czech Republic

CBRNe Summit Europe 2021

  • POSTPONED - New dates are 30 November – 2 December 2021, Brno, Czech Republic

Training Courses

NATO CBRN Defence Evaluators - Pilot Course 2021

  • 19 - 23 April 2021 (enroll till 08 March 2021)

METT Greece: International Radiological and Nuclear Training for Emergency Response (I-RAD) Basic Course 2021

  • 10 - 14 May 2021 (enroll till 29 March 2021)

Training for First Responders to the CBRN Incidents

  • 24 - 28 May 2021 (enroll till 12 April 2021)

Introduction to NATO WMD Disablement Course 2021

  • 07 - 11 June 2021 (enroll till 26 April 2021)

CBRN Warning and Reporting Centre Management - Pilot Course 2021

  • 07 - 09 September 2021 (enroll till 27 July 2021)

Live Agent Training Course 2021

  • 18 - 22 October 2021 (enroll till 18 June 2021)

CBRN Consequence Management - Pilot Course 2021

  • 22 - 26 November 2021 (enroll till 12 October 2021)