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Higher Command Studies Course on International Study Trip

From 3rd to 8th of June, the students of the Baltic Defence College's (BALTDEFCOL) Higher Command Studies Course (HCSC) 2018 are conducting their second International Study Trip (IST) to Tallinn (Estonia), Riga (Latvia), Vilnius (Lithuania) and Warsaw (Poland) as part of Module 6 'Enhancement of deterrence through cooperation' and the exercise 'Cooperative Deterrer'".

The Baltic Defence College congratulates Major Uldis Gūtmanis on the award of the Order of Viesturs

On 3rd of May 2018, the President of Latvia H.E. Mr. Raimonds Vējonis awarded the Baltic Defence College's Joint Command and General Staff Course student Major Uldis Gūtmanis the Order of Viesturs, Fourth Class, and appointed him as an Officer of the Order for his selfless and conscientious service, significant contribution to the development of the Latvian National Armed Forces and excellent representation of the Latvian Army. The ceremony took place in the Riga Castle.

Higher Command Studies Course’s Introducing Estonia Trip

On 1st and 2nd of June, BALTDEFCOL's Higher Command Studies Course (HCSC) 2018 conducted a trip to the south-eastern part of Estonia. 
On the first day, the HCSC visited Kuperjanov Infantry Battalion and climbed Suur Munamägi, the highest peak in Estonia (318 m above sea level). After this effort, the group enjoyed resting and socializing at Kubija SPA Hotel. 

Visit by Delegation of Higher NCO Course of Latvian National Armed Forces NCO School

On 30th of May, the Baltic Defence College (BALTDEFCOL) hosted a visit by the Delegation of the Higher NCO Course of the Latvian National Armed Forces Non-Commissioned Officer’s (NCO) School led by Major Dainis Balodis, Chief of Training Section. The guests were welcomed by Colonel Jean Trudel, Deputy Commandant/Chief of Staff of the BALTDEFCOL and College Sergeant Major SGM Peeter Einbaum.

Movie Premiere of „The Pagan King“

On 24th of May, the Baltic Defence College (BALTDEFCOL) in cooperation with Tartu City Government conducted a movie premiere of “The Pagan King” - a historical fiction action movie directed by Aigars Grauba.

Visit by H.E. Mr Grzegorz Kozłowski Ambassador of Poland to Estonia

On 24th of May, the Baltic Defence College (BALTDEFCOL) had the honour to host H.E. Mr. Grzegorz Kozłowski, Ambassador of Poland to Estonia. The high-level guest was welcomed by the Commandant of the BALTDEFCOL, Major General Andis Dilāns accompanied by the members of College Management Group.
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