Defense Resource Management Institute - Defense Resources Management Institute
The Defense Resources Management Institute (DRMI) provides integrated professional education programs in resources management and analytical decision making for military officers of all services, and civilian defense officials from the United States and 170 partner nations. Established in 1965 as an educational institution by the Secretary of Defense, the DRMI is located at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California. The DRMI's multi-disciplinary faculty conduct graduate-level executive education courses in Monterey and tailored courses and seminars at other locations in the U.S. and abroad upon request.
All courses are currently offered both in-residence (Monterey) and via distance learning (online)
(MASL P162002 resident, P471054 distance learning) / 4 weeks
28 August 2022 – 23 September 2022
(MASL P162003 resident, P471053 distance learning) / 10 weeks
9 October 2022 – 15 December 2022
(MASL P162012 resident, P471055 distance learning) / 2 weeks
23 October 2022 – 4 November 2022
(MASL P162000 resident, P471057 distance learning) / 2 weeks
6 November 2022 – 18 November 2022
(MASL P159002 resident, P471102 distance learning) / 2 weeks
4 – 16 December 2022
Senior International Defense Management Course Featured in New Video
Defense Financial Management Webinar Series
The DRMI is presenting a defense financial management webinar series for the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) fmVisionExchange Program (formerly "Financial Management Brown Bag Training Program"), for DoD personnel who are Defense Financial Management Certification Program (DFMCP) certified and those seeking DFMCP certification. Each month, a one-hour webinar is presented by a DRMI faculty member and confers one CET credit. The webinars are presented "live" in Zoom for Government Webinar from 1200-1300 Eastern. For a list of topics and dates, and to register, click here.
COVID-19 Status Update: DoD Health Protection Condition Level A (DoD HPCON A)
Monterey County is in Community Transmission Level "Low" (Per U.S. CDC)
Masking is not required indoors, if vaccinated
Physical distancing is not required
International arrivals are not required to ROM/quarantine, if fully vaccinated
Allowance for vaccinations other than FDA-authorized: any COVID-19 vaccine authorized by a partner nation
COVID-19 testing is no longer required for international arrivals to the U.S.
All Courses Now Offered Both in Residence and Online (Virtually)
The DRMI continues to offer all courses both in residence in Monterey and online (virtually) via distance learning platforms. Online/distance learning course offerings are currently scheduled through FY 2023, subject to enrollment.
53rd Annual Senior International Defense Management Course (SIDMC 22)
The DRMI welcomed 35 flag and general rank military officers and senior defense officials from the U.S. and 20 allied and partner nations (Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Egypt, Eswatini, Germany, Ghana, Italy, Jordan, Korea, Lebanon, Malaysia, Moldova, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, and Thailand) to the 53rd annual Senior International Defense Management Course on 31 July. This four-week course graduated on 26 August.
Defense Resources Management Course (DRMC 22-2)
The DRMI welcomed 20 participants from the U.S. and five partner nations (Estonia, Germany, Philippines, Poland, and Spain) to the second convening in 2022 of the Defense Resources Management Course on 15 May 2022. This four-week course graduated on 10 June 2022.
Defense Resources Management Course (DRMC 22-1)
The DRMI welcomed 21 participants from the U.S. and 11 partner nations (Comoros, Croatia, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, Indonesia, Latvia, Lithuania, Philippines, Slovenia, and Zambia) to the first convening in 2022 of the resident Defense Resources Management Course on 18 April 2022. In addition, two participants from the U.S. are taking the course virtually via distance learning. This four-week course graduated on 13 May 2022.
International Defense Management Course (IDMC 22-2)
The DRMI welcomed 34 participants from 18 partner nations (Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Bangladesh, Bulgaria, Comoros, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Morocco, Philippines, Slovak Republic, and South Africa) to the resident International Defense Management Course (IDMC 22-2) on 6 February 2022. This ten-week course graduated on 14 April 2022.
Data Analytics for Financial and Resources Management Course
The DRMI welcomed 13 participants from the U.S. and three partner nations (Poland, Serbia, and the United Kingdom) to the resident Data Analytics for Financial and Resources Management Course on 6 March 2022. Additionally, ten participants from the United States took this course virtually via distance learning. This two-week course graduated on 18 March 2022.