The delegation of the Polish 12th Mechanized Division, led by its Commander, Major General Rajmund Andrzejczak, visited the Joint Force Training Centre (JFTC) on 30 August. They were welcomed and hosted by Brigadier General Ladislav Jung, the JFTC Deputy Commander and Chief of Staff.
General Andrzejczak, accompanied by his Deputy, Brigadier General Tomasz Piotrowski, and the Division’s key staff, arrived in Bydgoszcz to explore JFTC training capabilities. Detailed briefings on Centre’s role in NATO training process and presentations of its particular divisions provided the delegation with in-depth information on JFTC’s tasks, activities, structure and most of all, capacities related to training. In vivid discussions with JFTC key officers, continued also during a demonstration of JFTC modelling and simulation tools, the guests received a broad overview of the Centre’s capabilities.
During a walk through the JFTC’s compound, representatives of the 12th Mechanized Division also had a chance to see the Centre’s training facility with its modern equipment, tools and systems used in support of training and sophisticated exercises and experiments. This gave them a complete picture of JFTC capacities and paved the way for discussions on possible future cooperation.