Prerequisites - Department of Applied Military Science
Army Technical Staff Officer Programme (ATSOP)
be the rank of captain, major or the civilian equivalent;
have field and staff experience;
military candidates should have completed CAFJOD and AOC, or equivalent;
have a university degree, preferably in science or engineering; and
have a Level II SECRET security clearance.
Army Technical Warrant Officer Programme (ATWOP)
be the rank of Warrant Officer or Master Warrant Officer, or the civilian or allied equivalent;
have field experience and some staff experience or instructional experience at their arms/service school;
have successfully completed the Intermediate Leadership Program (ILP);
have grade 12 Ontario or the equivalent, or have demonstrated the Academic ability to complete the program (ie, completed POET training or taken continuing studies courses at the community college or university level); and
have an updated level II SECRET security clearance.