Passing out of Regiments Commanders Course and Junior Command and Staff Course
Passing out of Regiments Commanders Course (27) and Junior Command and Staff Course (65)
The Officers Training School (MTD) at the Royal Army of Oman (RAO) celebrated the passing out of the Regiments Commanders Course (27) and Junior Command and Staff Course (65) under the auspices of Major Gen. Salim bin Ali bin Musalam Quton, Commandant of the National Defence College (NDC) in the presence of Major Gen. Matar bin Salim bin Rashid Al Balushi, Commander of the Royal Army of Oman (RAO), on Wednesday 14th May 2014. The ceremony started with a recitation of verses from the Holy Quran and a short brief of the two courses. Later on, the chief guest presented the certificates to graduate officers and delivered a speech where he urged the graduates to exert more efforts in their work field. Finally, commemorative pictures were taken with participation of officers both from the sisterly State of Qatar and the Royal Guard of Oman. The results were as follows:
A. Regiments Commanders Course (27):
- First Place: Major Khalifah Said Mussabah Al Shibli – Jabal Regiment (JR) – 23 Infantry Brigade.
- Second Place: Major Salih Abdullah Ali Al Yarubi – Sultan of Oman Armours (MSO).
B. Junior Command and Staff Course (65):
- First Place: 1st Lieut. Issa Ali Humaid Al Kalbani – Jabal Regiment (JR) – 23 Infantry Brigade.
Second Place: 1st Lieut. Salim Khamis Salim Al Abri – Sultan's Armed Forces Engineering (SAFE).
The ceremony was attended by the Commandant of MTD, a number of senior officers at the Royal Army of Oman (RAO), the Royal Guards of Oman (RGO) and the Royal Oman Police (ROP), a number of retired personnel from RAO.