Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College has observed Faculty Weeks for students of Senior Division Course 40. The Faculty Weeks are periods given to the 3 Services of the Army, Navy and Air force to showcase the details of their tasks/duties and the platforms that they use.
The programs for the Weeks also included periods where the various Commanders gave their Visions for their Services.
THE CHIEF OF THE ARMY STAFF, MAJ GEN WA AYAMDO DELIVERING HIS VISION
COAS IN GROUP WITH COMMANDANT, STAFF AND STUDENTS OF COURSE 40
THE CHIEF OF NAVAL STAFF (CNS) IN GROUP PICTURE WITH COMMANDANT, NAVAL STAFF AND STUDENTS
CNS DELIVERING HIS VISION
FLAG OFFICER FLEET BRIEFING STUDENTS DURING VISIT TO WESTERN NAVAL COMMAND
STUDENTS ON BOARD ON OF GHANA NAVY SHIP BLIKA
NAVY SPECIAL FORCES IN RAPPELLING EXERCISE DURING THE SEA TRIP
The objective of the Faculty is to educate students from the other Services on the duties and tasks, the Standard Operating Procedures and characteristics of the platforms and weapons used by the Sister Services so that it will be easier for planning and implementation of Orders during Joint Operations.
STUDENTS AT AIRFORCE BASE ACCRA
STUDENTS RECEIVING BRIEF ON SOME OF THE PLATFORMS AT AIRFORCE BASE
HELICOPTER FLIGHT FOR STUDENTS
THE CHIEF OF AIR STAFF HOSTING THE COMMANDANT, STAFF AND STUDENTS AT AIR FORCE BASE ACCRA
The army showcased their weapons and stimulated a battle with an imaginary enemy during the land combat power demonstration (LCPD) at Bundase Training Camp. Students and staff were later taken on the various platforms operated by the navy and air force.
STUDENTS AT THE ARTILLERY POSITION DURING THE LAND COMBAT POWER DEMONSTRATION
107 MULTIPLE ROCKET LAUNCHERS
STUDENTS AT THE EQUIPMENT DISPLAY STAND
The LCPD was attended by dignitaries including the Minister for Defence, the Chief of Defence Staff, the Service Chiefs, Commandants, Directors General, Personnel from the Small Arms & Light Weapons Commission, Officers and Men of the Ghana Armed Forces, Journalists and some members of the public. Also some civil police personnel who were on Operation VANGARD pre-deployment Training witnessed LCPD.
THE MINISTER FOR DEFENCE AND CDS AT THE EQUIPMENT DISPLAY STAND
COMPANY HEADQUARTERS IN THE FIELD
MORTAR SECTION ON DISPLAY
Overall, the Services Weeks were very eventful and successful.