Join us for the 2nd NATO Day in Bydgoszcz!

Come and visit the Joint Force Training Centre with its information tent, games and attractions area. Check your knowledge about NATO, win small souvenirs, take a nice picture with JFTC photo wall and spend an enjoyable day with the whole Bydgoszcz NATO family!




15 September 2018 (Saturday), 13:00-18:00


Myślęcinek Park in Bydgoszcz (Różopole), Poland


Presentation of NATO units located in Bydgoszcz;

Static and dynamic display of military equipment;

Musical performances;

Sports competitions;

Thematic competitions;

Playground zones for children;

Traditional army-style pea soup;

And much more!

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Approximately 30 Polish officers, students of the Advanced Operational Strategic Course at the Polish War Studies University, visited the Joint Force Training Centre (JFTC) on 18 June. The group met with Major General Wilhelm Grün, the JFTC Commander, and had a closer look at the Centre working at full speed during the Coalition Warrior Interoperability Exercise (CWIX).

Contracting Officer’s Technical Representatives (COTRs) – personnel who, on behalf of the Contracting Officer, supervise services and service providers linked with the Joint Force Training Centre (JFTC) by commercial contracts – facilitate smooth operation of the centre. On 11 April, they received in-depth training related to their area of responsibility. It was designed by the Allied Command Transformation’s (ACT) contracting team and delivered by their head, Mr Kevin Mills.

More than 150 students visited the Joint Force Training Centre (JFTC) during the first 2018 edition of the Open Day for Schools. They all gathered at the NATO training facility in Bydgoszcz to learn more about the Alliance and about JFTC itself. The event took place on 14 May and was led by Colonel Robert Różyński, the Head of JFTC Headquarters Support Division and Polish senior national representative.

The Joint Force Training Centre (JFTC) conducted tests of software products that may enhance exercise tools and may be used in NATO training. The EXONAUT testing event took place between 26 February and 1 March in Bydgoszcz.