Develop defence policies


Develop strategies for the development and implementation of defence policies, for national or international defence organisations and operations, to improve security and to better operate in dangerous situations and against threats.

Alternative labels

produce defence policies
establish defence policies
prepare defence strategies
evaluate defence policies
evaluate defence strategies
prepare defence policies
produce defence strategies
establish defence strategies

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Develop defence policies is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Army general: Army generals command large divisions of the army. They perform management duties, administrative duties, and planning and strategic duties. They develop policies for the improvement of the military and general defence, and ensure the nation’s safety.

Optional skill

Develop defence policies is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Embassy counsellor: Embassy counsellors supervise specific sections in an embassy, such as economics, defence or political affairs. They perform advisory functions for the ambassador, and perform diplomatic functions in their section or specialty. They develop policies and implementation methods and supervise the embassy section’s staff.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022