Leadership Course for the Integrated Field Exercise Participants


Baden, Austria

Seminar and Eventhotel Krainerhütte
Address: Am kleinen Wegerl im Helenental
A-2500 Baden bei Wien
Tel.: + 43 2252 44511
Fax: +43 2252 44514
Email: officeping@krainerhuettepong.at


              12-15 April 2008

Organized by:

Provisional Technical Secretariat of the Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization


During the leadership course and performing the activities closely related to an on-site inspection (OSI), the participants will improve, exercise and demonstrate their communication and negotiation skills, participate in the team building, and improve their contribution to the OSI leadership process by supporting the leader’s function.


The working language of the workshop will be English.

Participants are therefore expected to have a good command of both written and oral English.


Point of Contact:

On-Site Inspection Operations and Training Section
On-Site Inspection Division
Provisional Technical Secretariat
Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive
Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization
Vienna International Centre
P.O. Box 1200, 1400 Vienna, Austria
Tel.: +43 1 26030 6306
Fax: +43 1 26030 5926
Email: grace.sseruwagiping@ctbtopong.org

Participants Profile:

The course is intended for the potential participants in the Integrated Field Exercise in 2008 (IFE08) (Kazakhstan, 25 August - 30 September 2008), and will be chosen from the existing roster of leading experts and scientists from States Signatories.

Application Procedures:

Participants will be chosen from the existing roster.

Deadline for Application:

Not applicable. Participants will be chosen from the existing roster. 

Financial Information:

The PTS will provide the participants with travel and a portion of daily subsistence allowance (DSA) for the duration of the course. The accommodation and meals will be provided.  



During the leadership course the qualities of efficient leadership will be presented by external trainers through a number of case studies and role plays.

The topics include decision-making under significant time constrains, capacity to delegate and coordinate, utilise given expertise and take/provide feedback, IT-ISP negotiations, conflict management and positive influencing skills, facilitating team development, efficient communication skills and applying appropriate leadership styles in given situations.

Other pertinent information:

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