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Spy Training – GI 23 050 (Face to Face and Online)

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3 November 2023 @ 10:15 am - 12:15 pm GMT

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Tutor: Lorraine Spindler BA (Hons) Dip Euro Hum

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Date: 3 November 2023
10:15 am - 12:15 pm
Length of Course:
3 Fridays
Reference Code:
GI 23 050
£55.50 – £67.00
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH


During World War II, training in covert operation was vital preparation for the “ungentlemanly warfare” waged by the Special Operations Executive (SOE) against Hitler’s Germany.

We will examine the training syllabus used at SOE’s Special Training Schools (STSs) instructing agents on how to wreak maximum havoc in occupied Europe.  From burglary, close combat, and silent killing, to utilizing propaganda, surveillance, and disguise – we will delve into the files of the British National Archives to understand what really happened.


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