Defense Minister General Phan Van Giang speaks at the event.

The statement was made by Defense Minister General Phan Van Giang during his visit to the school on March 22.

The event was attended by Chief of the General Staff cum Deputy Defense Minister Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Tan Cuong and Deputy Chief of the General Department of Political Affairs Lieutenant General Trinh Van Quyet.

Reportedly, in the implementation of General Phan Van Giang’s conclusion during his inspection in the unit in March 2022, the school’s chains-of-command seriously took measures to overcome difficulties during the duty performance. So far, the school has focused on renovating training programs and contents. In the 2022-2023 academic year, it has increased night training sessions while promoting its lecturers’ competence, together with many other outcomes.

During the meeting, delegates pointed out strengths of the school over the past year and discussed orientations for the unit’s task performance in the coming time.

An overview of the event

Speaking at the event, Lieutenant General Trinh Van Quyet affirmed the importance of the political work in education and training mission in the school, noting that it should well implement political education and law dissemination, so as to build a cultural environment and promote emulation drive among troops.

Addressing the meeting, General Phan Van Giang requested the unit to continue to renovate teaching methods and contents in line with training and combat readiness mission. It should also raise the quality of its staff to set good examples for their cadets.

Besides, the defense minister noted that the Army Officer Candidate School No.1 should promote scientific research and apply information technology to teaching and studying. It was also asked to attach much importance to the building of a clean and strong Party organization, and a comprehensively strong “exemplary, typical” unit.

Translated by Minh Anh