FSI welcomes 22nd Batch of Foreign Service Officers

Hon. Claro S. Cristobal, FSI Director-General, delivers his remarks during the Opening Ceremony of the Foreign Service Officers’ Cadetship Course (FSOCC) – Batch XXII.
Hon. Claro S. Cristobal, FSI Director-General, delivers his remarks during the Opening Ceremony of the 
Foreign Service Officers’ Cadetship Course (FSOCC) – Batch XXII.

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) welcomed the twenty-two (22) newly-commissioned junior Foreign Service Officers (FSO) of the Department of Foreign Affairs during the opening ceremony of the Foreign Service Officers’ Cadetship Course (FSOCC) – Batch XXII on 25 January 2016.

The FSOCC is a six-month course designed to develop the core competencies (knowledge, skills and attitudes) of the new officers to enable them to perform their functions and carry out their duties and responsibilities, in accordance with the defined goals and objectives of the Department of Foreign Affairs.

The FSO Cadetship Course – Batch XXII runs from 25 January 2016 to 22 July 2016.