Leadership

The NATO-Georgia Joint Trainings and Evaluation Centre's (JTEC) Commander

Lieutenant - Colonel David Gagua

 

 

Professional Experience:

2020 - present - JTEC Commander

2019-2020 - Inf. Battalion Commander

2018-2019 - Commander of the NCO Academy

2017-2018 - Chief of Staff JTEC, Georgia

2015-2017 - Head of Command and Staff Training Center at JTEC

2013-2015 - Head of Simulation Training Center (STC)

2012-2013 - Head of planning section and STC - Mobile team

2010-2012 - Ops planner/Chief of opposing forces in JCATS, Simulation Training Center (STC)

2009-2010 - BN S-2 Officer

2008-2009 - BN S-1 Officer

2005-2008 - Infantry Company Commander

2005-2005 - Combat Support and Combat Service Support Company Deputy Commander

2004-2005 - Platoon Commander

2004 - Planning Officer

 

Education:

2015-2016 - Command and General Staff School (CGSC), USA

2008-2009 Captain Carrier Course, USA

2003-2004 Military Academy, Georgia

2001-2003 Military Officers Academy, Germany

1999-2001 Military Academy, Georgia

1997-1999 Military Cadet School, Georgia

 

Trainings, Courses & Experience:

2017 - RSM Mission in Afghanistan

2013 - NATO Senior Officer Information Operations Course at NATO School, Germany

2011 - O/C-T course, Germany

2010 - Operational Shooting Course, Czech Republic

2008 - American Language Course, USA

2007 - American Language Course, Georgia

2006 - Mountain Company Commander Course, Germany

2006 - Peace Support Operation Pre-Deployment Training Course, Tbilisi, Georgia

2005 - Sustainment and Stability Operations Program, Tbilisi, Georgia

2001 - German Language Course, Germany