New Zealand Course Members

This page contains information for New Zealand Course Members who are not employed within the NZDF. Information will be posted here pertaining to individual courses where appropriate. 

Administrative Instructions

All New Zealand Course Members will be sent Joining Instructions for their course 6-8 weeks prior to the start of the course. The Joining Instructions will contain information about the College, the course, and pre-course assignment. You will be required to complete some paperwork (see forms below) and return them to the Command and Staff College. Please read it carefully.


All course members for both the Advanced Command and Staff Course (Joint) and the Joint Warrant Officer Advanced Course are to hold a passport valid for up to six months beyond the course completion date (for Joint Warrant Officer Advanced Course members this is after the Overseas Study Tour). 


Other Government Agency personnel are required to bring their immunisation and Service medical records. 

Course Documentation

Course members are requested to complete the enclosed documentation listed below, and return these to the Business Coordinator by the date specified in the Joining Instructions. 

  1. Autobiography Form [.doc 61KB]
  2. Personal Information Form [.doc 68KB]  
  3. NZDF Officers’ Mess Trentham Membership Form [.doc 37KB]
  4. New Zealand Defence Force Enlistment Form [.doc 62KB]
SC50 on OST in India

SC 50 Course Members on their Overseas Study Tour to India [CSC-11-0581-47]

SC50 on NZST with Auckland's Sky Tower in the background

SC50 on the NZ Study Tour with Auckland's Sky Tower in the background [CSC-11-0581-46]

This page was last reviewed on 17 May 2019.