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10 graduate as Platoon Commanders

First tier leadership for Officers - at the Platoon level, has been enhanced, as 10 Second Lieutenants are now equipped to apply GDF doctrines and to command a Platoon in peace time and in combat. The ten successfully completed the the Platoon Commanders' Course Number 25.

Deputy Chief of Staff Colonel Nazrul Hussain, who delivered the feature address, presented Second Lieutenant Rawle Lord with the Best Student award. Meanwhile, Second Lieutenant Garvon Douglas emerged as the Runner-Up to the Best Graduating Student, and was presented with his award by Staff Officer One General Five (ag) Major Michael Shaoud.

The closing ceremony for the course was held at the Jaguar Lecture Hall at Training Corps, Base Camp Stephenson on May 9.