Today marked the successful graduation of the 16th Non-commissioned Officer (NCO) Class of the AFP CMO School at the CRSAFP Multipurpose Hall, Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo, Quezon City.
Philippine Airforce A2C Heidrich C Ebreo tops the Strategic Civil Military Operations Non-commissioned Officer Course Class 16-17 out of thirty-six (36) students from Philippine Airforce, Philippine Army, Philippine Navy (Marines), and the Philippine National Police.
A2C Ebreo garnered an average rating of 93.10% and successively followed by Pfc Cheniemer B Nuncio with 92.53% and Sgt Jorge C Saclote 92.52%, both from the Philippine Navy (Marines).
Special Awards on Leadership was given to Sgt Doyle F Tagum PN(M), TSG Pablito O Laroya PAF on Physical Proficiency, and to A2C Ebreo for gaining the highest score in the Aptitude Test.
Meanwhile, COL GERARDO M ZAMUDIO JR (MNSA) PAF, the keynote speaker, stressed to the graduates that as they now know the relevance of the course that they have undertaken, they should go back to their Unit and even exceed the expectations of their Commander and make the AFP CMO School proud of the Warrior Diplomat it has produced.
These new breed of Warrior Diplomats are now equipped with necessary knowledge, skills and attitude of CMO assistant planners and operators that will effectively assist in planning, developing and implementing strategic CMO activities in their Units.