Joint Fundamentals Course

Enlisted Education CEP 1 SOE 3220 Nomination Only ACCET Accredited Unclassified


*Note: Students MUST provide BOTH a personal email address AND either their .gov or .mil email address in order to be registered for the course. This course educates enlisted students for entry-level leadership careers in SOF. Students, from a tactical and operational perspective, will develop skills in communications, creative thinking, and ethical decision-making. Students will also analyze the history, unique function, and organization of the USSOCOM from the headquarters down to the subcomponent commands. This course is available to international partners. Prospective international students must contact the security cooperation training element at the U.S. Embassy in his/her country to initiate course attendance. Provide the following MASL Number: D400022


E6 SOF operator and enablers. Effective Immediately the USSOCOM CCM in coordination with Component CSELs has deemed that all JSOU Enlisted Academy courses (CEPs 1-4) are now nominative. Each respective SOF Service Component MAJCOM CSEL is responsible for oversight of their Component nominations. Students must be nominated by an E-9 in their Chain of Responsibility. Nomination emails must be forwarded to JSOU Enlisted Academy Service Component Liaisons: USASOC: , WARCOM: , AFSOC: , MARSOC: , International:




There are no required texts or materials for this course.


JSOU is currently an accredited educational institution accredited through the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET) - a national accrediting agency recognized by the Department of Education. This course has been reviewed and accredited.

Class #50 (31-Jul-2024 to 27-Sep-2024)
Location: Virtual
Comments: Enrollment Opens 28-MAY-2024. Enrollment Closes 24-JUL-2024.
Class #51 (09-Oct-2024 to 06-Dec-2024)
Location: Virtual
Comments: Enrollment opens: 5AUG24 Enrollment closes: 2OCT24
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Class #52 (08-Jan-2025 to 07-Mar-2025)
Location: Virtual
Comments: Enrollment opens: 21OCT24 Enrollment closes: 18DEC24
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Class #53 (28-May-2025 to 25-Jul-2025)
Location: Virtual
Comments: Enrollment opens: 24MAR25 Enrollment closes: 21MAY25
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Class #54 (06-Aug-2025 to 03-Oct-2025)
Location: Virtual
Comments: Enrollment opens: 2JUN25 Enrollment closes: 30JUL25
Enrollment Closed