Overview - Land Force Technical Staff Programme
The Department of Applied Military Science (AMS) is responsible, primarily, for conducting the Land Force Technical Staff Programme (LFTSP) which is a post graduate, academically accredited programme designed for selected Army officers at the rank of major or captain, equivalent allied officers, and civilians working in defence research and procurement.
AMS also provides educational material on technology and warfare to the Canadian Land Force Command and Staff College and other army agencies. It is a focal point for the study of military science and defence management at the advanced academic level.
Army Technical Warrant Officer's Programme
AMS is also responsible for conducting the Army Technical Warrant Officers' Programme (ATWO) on behalf of the Army. It is an undergraduate/community college level, academically accredited programme designed for selected WOs and MWOs, equivalent allied NCOs and civilians working in defence acquisition.