PRIMARY MILITARY EDUCATION

Military training is aimed at students from the ninth and tenth grade in high school. It provides knowledge over citizens' duties for country's defense, survival actions in military crisis, and armed forces' missions and tasks.

The primary military education guides students through the values and attitudes of patriotism, dignity, duty, honor and responsibility to the country.


Topics of students' compulsory military training:


  TOPIC 1

  HISTORY OF THE ARMED FORCES OF BULGARIA

Study questions:

      1. The Armed Forces of the Third Bulgarian State
      2. Participation of Bulgarian Army in the final stage of World War II (1944 - 1945)

  TOPIC 2

  CONTEMPORARY ARMED FORCES OF THE REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA

Study questions:

      1. Armed forces
      2. The Armed Forces of the Republic of Bulgaria
      3. Modernization of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Bulgaria

  TEMA 3

  BULGARIAN ARMY – STRUCTURE, ARMAMENT, EQUIPMENT

Study questions:

      1. Structure of the Land Forces (LF), the Bulgarian Navy (BN) and Air Force (AF)
      2. Servicemen's armaments
      3. Servicemen's equipment

  TOPIC 4

  ARMED FORCES PARTICIPATION IN OPERATIONS AND MISSIONS ABROAD

Study questions:

      1. Requirements for participating in operations and missions abroad
      2. Completed participation in operations and missions abroad
      3. Current participation in operations and missions abroad

  TOPIC 5

  ACCESSION TO MILITARY SERVICE AND RESERVE OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA

Study questions:

      1. Military service accession into military units of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Bulgaria
      2. Recruitment of candidates to serve in the voluntary reserve of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Bulgaria
      3. Recruiting reservists to the war-time formations of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Bulgaria

CONTACTS

Bulgaria, Sofia 1505
92 Cherkovna Str.
busses: 9, 72, 120, 305, 413
trams: 20, 23
phone: + 359 2/946 1805
fax: + 359 2/946 1806
e-mail: nvim@militarymuseum.bg
e-mail: nvim.pr@gmail.com