Clearance Requirements

No Clearance Requirement for Attendance to the following courses:

  • Joint Transition Course (JTC)
  • International Fellows (IF)
  • Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education (SEJPME)

Clearance Requirement for Attendance to:

Joint Advanced Warfighting School (JAWS)

Students attending JAWS require a SCI clearance with access to SI/TK. Students on PCS orders should coordinate a Transfer in Status (TIS) with their SSO prior to arrival. Students on TDY orders must have their Servicing SSO send a SCI visit certification to include recertify authority. Clearance information can be forwarded to JFSC SSO via JWICS message to SSO JFSCOL or via JPAS SMO code 617203. . SSO will provide SCI Read in/Out indoctrination to U.S. students who have a full and current adjudicated clearance with SCI eligibility reported in JPAS, but do not have a servicing SSO. Students who do not have the required SSBI investigation should submit their investigation paperwork immediately upon verification of acceptance to the school. International Fellows (Students) shall have their security office send an SCI visit certification to include re-certify authority to JWICS MSG PLA SSO JFSCOL.   If you have questions or need assistance, contact JFSC SSO via email at sso@ndu.edu or by phone at 757-443-6351/52 or DSN 646-6351/52. JFSC SSO unclass fax: 757-443-6035/46.


Joint & Combined Warfighting School (JCWS)

U.S. Students attending JCWS require a SECRET clearance at a minimum. Select Electives (U.S. Interagency, Challenges in Cyberspace and National Intelligence Community) requires a SCI clearance with access to SI/TK. SSO will provide SCI Read in/Out indoctrination to students who have a fully/current adjudicated clearance with SCI eligibility reported in JPAS, but do not have a servicing SSO. Clearance information can be forwarded to JFSC SSO via JWICS message to SSO JFSCOL or via JPAS Non-SCI SMO code 617206, SCI SMO 617203,or unclass fax 757-443-6035/46. . If you have questions or need assistance, contact JFSC SSO via email at sso@ndu.edu or by phone at 757-443-6351/52 or DSN 646-6351/52.


Joint Command, Control & Information Operations School (JC4ICSOC)

JC4ICSOC is taught at the SCI Level and requires a SCI clearance with access to SI/TK SSO will provide SCI Read in/Out indoctrination to students who have a full and current adjudicated clearance with SCI eligibility reported in JPAS, but do not have a servicing SSO. Clearance information can be forwarded to JFSC SSO via JWICS message to SSO JFSCOL or via JPAS SCI SMO code 617203. If you have questions or need assistance, contact JFSC SSO via email at sso@ndu.edu or by phone at 757-6351/52 or DSN 646-6351/52. JFSC SSO unclass fax: 757-443-6035/46.


Joint Information Operations Orientation Course (JIOOC)

JIOOC is taught at the SCI Level and requires a SCI clearance with access to SI/TK. SSO will provide SCI Read in/Out indoctrination to U.S. students who have a full and current adjudicated clearance with SCI eligibility reported in JPAS, but do not have a servicing SSO. Clearance information can be forwarded to JFSC SSO via JWICS message to SSO JFSCOL or via JPAS SCI SMO 617203. If you have questions or need assistance, contact JFSC SSO via email at sso@ndu.edu or by phone at 757-6351/52 or DSN 646-6351/52. JFSC SSO unclass fax: 757-443-6035/46.


Joint Information Operations Planners’ Course (JIOPC)

JIOPC is taught at the SCI Level and requires a SCI clearance with access to SI/TK. SSO will provide SCI Read in/Out indoctrination to U.S. students who have a full and current adjudicated clearance with SCI eligibility reported in JPAS, but do not have a servicing SSO. Clearance information can be forwarded to JFSC SSO via JWICS message to SSO JFSCOL or via JPAS SCI SMO 617203. If you have questions or need assistance, contact JFSC SSO via email at sso@ndu.edu or by phone at 757-6351/52 or DSN 646-6351/52. JFSC SSO unclass fax: 757-443-6035/46.


Joint and Combined Warfighting School-Hybrid (JCWS-H)

Students attending JCWS-H require a SECRET clearance at a minimum based on a personal security investigation within the last 10 years. Clearance information can be forwarded via JPAS Non-SCI SMO code 617206, or unclass fax 757-443-6035/46. . If you have questions or need assistance, contact JFSC SSO via email at sso@ndu.edu or by phone at 757-6351/52 or DSN 646-6351/52.