Colonel Donald Wols, J4 Director, USSOCOM at US Armed Forces

Colonel Donald Wols


J4 Director, USSOCOM
US Armed Forces

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Conference Day One: Monday, 25 November 2019

Monday, November 25th, 2019


10:40 AM Operational Contract Support (OCS): Conceptual and doctrinal considerations

From a global perspective, various OCS models are currently being utilised by numerous militaries during deployed operations. These include the US, Canada and the UK.

What exactly are the cores of OSC?
  • Contractor support (irrespective of scale, scope or service-type) as an expected component of the force sustainment
  • Contractor support needs to be planned throughout the various operational planning and execution phases
  • OCS is a blueprint depicting full contractor integration in joint operations