Course length is 20 days (160 hours total)
HOFC provides the student familiarization in the conceptual, doctrinal, legal and technical aspects of conducting operations within various sub-disciplines of human intelligence. Students learn the fundamentals of intelligence operations and are introduced to the application of these basics to human intelligence operations. The performance environment consists of demonstrations and practical exercises, including role-player exercises between students and instructors against developed requirements essential for HUMINT collection operations. HOFC offers opportunities for the students to demonstrate understanding in multiple human intelligence activities; e.g. collection, targeting, surveillance/surveillance detection, controlled human intelligence operations, terrorism/counterterrorism, elicitation, counterintelligence, interrogation and debriefing.
WHO NEEDS TO ATTEND:
For those who are just beginning in the HUMINT world or those who need an overview of operations prior to an assigned task, the HUMINT Operations Familiarization Course (HOFC) provides a concise synopsis of multiple aspects of HUMINT.
MINIMUM CLEARANCE REQUIRED:
Secret or client specific based on clients internal training policies.