The Armed Forces of the Philippines Civil-Military Operations School (AFPCMOS) is all set for the Integration Phase of the Strategic CMO Officers’ Online Course (SCMOOC) Class 09-15 being undertaken by 33 officer-students from the AFP and other government as well as non-government agencies. The week-long activity, scheduled on October 19-23, 2015, is the summation of learning from all modules of the course and designed for students to have a deeper appreciation of the concepts of CMO, and its various related fields where chosen subject-matter experts share their wisdom and provide further understanding.
Esteemed speakers during the Integration of the course include the Spokesman of the Department of Foreign Affairs, Asst. Sec. Charles C. Jose; Cagayan De Oro City Mayor Oscar S. Moreno; HERO Foundation Director Michelle Chan; Professor Renato De Castro from De La Salle University; Ms. Bai Rohaniza Sumndad-Usman, Founding President and Executive Director of Teach Peace Build Peace Movement; and Capt. Cole J. Livieratos, the team leader of the Military Information Support Team (MIST) United States Pacific Command Augmentation Team.
MAJOR EDGARDO V. TALAROC JR, Commandant of the AFPCMOS heads the facilitators during the activity, together with the Commander of the Media and Civil Affairs Groups, MAJOR MICHAEL T AQUINO.
The SCMOOC opened in July and graduation is set on the last day of the Integration Phase on October 23, 2015. – (Anabel T. Lasaten)