DoD Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) Accreditation and Certification
|Publication Date:||27 May 2014|
PURPOSE. This manual:
a. Provides accreditation guidance and procedures for DoD education and training institutions (referred to in this manual as "institutional accreditation") that support the DoD Components and the National System for GEOINT (NSG) in accordance with the authority in DoD Directive (DoDD) 5143.01 (Reference (a)), DoDD 5105.60 (Reference (b)), and the policy in DoD Instruction (DoDI) 3115.11 (Reference (c)) and DoDI 3305.10 (Reference (d)).
b. Provides guidance and procedures for developing and implementing the GEOINT certification program in accordance with Reference (c).
c. Implements the policy in Reference (d) and establishes roles and assigns responsibilities for the development, implementation, and maintenance of the GEOINT certification program in accordance with Reference (c).
APPLICABILITY. This manual applies to OSD, the Military Departments (including the Coast Guard at all times, including when it is a Service in the Department of Homeland Security by agreement with that Department), the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS) and the Joint Staff, the Combatant Commands, the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Defense, the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities within the DoD (referred to collectively in this manual as the "DoD Components").