On 16th august 2018, at the General Dhagabadan Training Centre (GDTC) in Mogadishu, was held the closing ceremony for the 4th“Train the Trainers” course, with the attendance of the Brigadier General Mohamed Mohamud SANEY, Commander of GDTC and the EUTM-S Mission Force Commander B.G. Matteo SPREAFICO

A group of Somali National Army (SNA) trainees concluded the twelve-week course successfully.

The “Train the Trainers” courses, are aimed to teach to the future trainers military subjects, training and fighting tactics, and others subjects like motivation, leadership, human rights and law of armed conflict. This is paramount to give to Somali National Army the best possible resources and will be the first step on the way of the Own Somali Training System. A System that in the near future will see SNA units trained and prepared to take over the responsibility to provide security for Somalia.

The new trainers, once come back to their original units will start to training their fellow and increasing SNA units accountability and reliability in front of Somali citizens and international community.