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NCI Academy


Smart training for smart defence.

The NATO Communications and Information Academy consolidates all Education and Training services provided by the NCI Agency. It has a legacy of over sixty years providing C4ISR* and Cyber Education and Training services to the NATO Command Structure, NATO Force Structure and Nations.

With more than one hundred professional staff, the NCI Academy has service delivery and management facilities in Oeiras (Portugal), The Hague (the Netherlands), Mons (Belgium) and Stavanger (Norway).

Our Mission:

To manage, coordinate and deliver Education and Training services to NATO and the Nations and internal staff in support of NATO strategic, operational and business objectives.

Our Vision:

To develop and deliver world-class C4ISR & Cyber Education and Training Services across the NATO enterprise.


The NCI Academy offers three distinct services:

  • Individual Training in the field of C4ISR and Cyber, on site at our new Academy facility in Oeiras or in our other locations, online or on-the-job.
  • Collective Training and Exercise services, including support for the NATO Education Training Exercises & Evaluation (ETEE) software suite.
  • Learning Innovation and Development services, to assist NATO and Nations in modernizing the methods and infrastructure related to training delivery.

* Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance.

About the NCI Academy

We have a long legacy in CIS and C4ISR education and training.

Our training

More information for students, customers and training coordinators.

For information on doing business with us, visit our page for students and customers, or click here to view our business brochure.

Contact information

NATO Communication and Information Agency

NCI Academy Management

E-mail: academy@ncia.nato.int

Our addresses

NCI Agency Oeiras

Reduto de Gomes Freire

Estrada da Medrosa

Oeiras 2780-070

Portugal

NCI Agency The Hague

Oude Waalsdorperweg 61

2597AK The Hague

The Netherlands

NCI Agency Mons

Rue Grande – N6

7010 SHAPE Mons

Belgium