Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation
Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation (WHINSEC)
Fort Benning WHINSEC leader One Course
Drill Sergeants Takes WHINSEC Students on a Tour
WHINSEC educates students from a different hemisphere
Live Fire- WHINSEC fights narco-terrorism_DVD_NTSC_Lg_Burn.mpg
The Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation (WHINSEC) is a United States Department of Defense Institute located at Fort Benning near Columbus, Georgia, created in the 2001 National Defense Authorization Act under 10 USC Sec 2166 to provide professional education and training to eligible personnel of countries of the Western Hemisphere within the context of the democratic principles set forth in the Charter of the Organization of American States, while fostering mutual knowledge, transparency, confidence, and cooperation among the participating countries and promoting democratic values, respect for human rights, and knowledge and understanding of United States customs and traditions.