Dhaka, 26 November:- Assistant Chief of Air Staff (Maintenance) of Bangladesh Air Force Air Vice Marshal Md Quamrul Ehsan, OSP, BUP, ndc, psc distributed certificates and trophy among the graduating officers as the ‘Chief Guest’ during the closing ceremony of No 115 Junior Command and Staff Course (JCSC) held at Falcon Hall, BAF Officers’ Mess, Dhaka, on Thursday (26-11-2020).
On his arrival the Chief Guest was cordially received by Air Officer Commanding of BAF Base Bashar Air Vice Marshal Muhammad Nazrul Islam, BSP, nswc, afwc, psc and Officer Commanding of Command and Staff Training Institute (CSTI) Group Captain Md Sharif Mustafa, BPP, fawc, psc. During the opening address, Officer Commanding of Command and Staff Training Institute gave a brief resume on the training and academic curriculums of No 115 JCSC. 26 officers from BAF have undergone this 13-week long course.
The course is designed to train officers on effective command and staff duties within service, inter-service and joint service environments. Since inception of JCSC in 1976, Command and Staff Training Institute (CSTI) is tasked to prepare future leaders of Bangladesh Armed Forces who can serve the nation with dignity and honour.
The Chief Guest handed over the certificates to all graduating officers and awarded the “Chief of Air Staff’s Certificate and Trophy” to Squadron Leader Faisal Ahmed for his overall best performance in the course. In his closing address, the Chief Guest has emphasized on conceptual set up and applied education that all participating officers have attained during the course. The command and staff skills that have achieved would also be of immense value in shouldering future assignments, he added. He also appreciated the Command and Staff Training Institute (CSTI) for successfully conducting the course despite the pandemic COVID-19 situation. At the end, he attended a photography session with all graduating officers. Senior officers of BAF and other guests were present in the Certificate Award Ceremony.