Our instructors are highly skilled and among the best the Norwegian Army can offer. Our students will achieve a high level of competence after course completion.
The school's main task is to educate Norwegian and international officers from all branches in cold weather operations and survival.
NSWW supports exercises in Norway with avalanche warning teams and can support units training in Norway with winter instructors.
The Norwegian School of Winter Warfare is responsible for survival training in the Norwegian Army. We conduct full SERE (Survival–Evasion–Resistance–Extraction) instructor courses for both national and international students.
NSWW is one of the key elements of the NATO Centre of Excellence for Cold Weather Operations (COE-CWO).
Our location in Terningmoen Camp, Eastern Norway, gives us access to excellent training conditions. Thee large military exercise areas with few restrictions are available within a one-hour drive.