The Italian Army has a structure organized in "functional areas" (operational, logistic, infrastructural, training and territorial). On its top there is the Chief of the General Staff of the Army who has the function of Armed Force Commander as well as the responsibility for the organization and the training of the Army. In the performance of his duties, the Chief of the General Staff of the Army has got a General Staff headed by a Deputy Chief of General Staff of the Army in addition to High Commands: the Operational Land Forces Command (COMFOTER), responsible for the training of the operational component; the Logistic Command (COMLOG) that offers logistic support to the Forces; the Training Specialization and Doctrine Command (COMFORDOT), with functions in training, specialization, qualification and updating of the personnel as well as in the development of the "analytic" and "employment" doctrine.​