Deputy Commander Kenya Air Force (KAF) Brigadier Peter Githinji on Thursday,30th June 2022 precided over a graduation ceremony for Senior Leadership Command (SLC) Course 91/22 at Laikipia Air Base (LAB).
The SLC Course is intended to equip the participants with the requisite knowledge and skills in order to prepare them to be competent leaders and middle -level managers within Kenya Defense Forces.
During the 11weeks training the participants covered various lessons which included: leadership and Command at different levels, different drills, weapon handling, Map Reading and navigation, Effective Communications, Service Law, Security General and Global terrorism, Fire and Flights safety, Medical lessons among others.
Speaking during the event, Brig Githinji Congratulated all the participants and Instructors for their commitment and resilience which enabled them effectiely achieve the required standards of training over time.
He encouraged the graduands to use the skills aquired in demostrating leadership among their peers. “I am sure within the eleven weeks of your training you’ve been able to acquire the necessary skills to transform you to effective leaders within Kenya Defense Forces.” He said.
“This course also opens up your progression and promotion opportunity as a career Service member, I wish you success in the same” added Brig Githinji.
Also present during the event were Base Commander LAB Brigadier Bernard Waliaula, Deputy Commandant KAF Training Wing Col Wilson Yatich among other senior officers, officers and Service members .